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Andhra NRIs Protest In Support For Amaravati Movement:- After YSRCP took charge in Andhra Pradesh, the proposed capital Amaravati was ignored. YS Jaganmohan Reddy is in plans to move the capital to Vizag and the people, farmers across Amaravati staged protests. The protests completed 200 days by today. Marking this, NRIs staged protests across the major cities of the world across the globe to support the Amaravati movement. They urged the government of Andhra Pradesh to withdraw the move of multiple capitals and support Amaravati which is announced as the capital of Andhra Pradesh.
As per the estimates, around 1 lakh Telugu NRIs staged protests today in 300 cities of the world. They expressed their support for the farmers who donated their lands for the capital construction. Several NRIs from USA, UK, Ireland, Kuwait, Germany, South Africa, France, Austria, Canada, Saudi Arabia and other countries came to raise their voice to support the farmers and people of Amaravati. They raised the slogans 'Don't Kill Amaravati, Build Amaravati'. Though the plan was from 200 cities, Telugu people across the other countries and cities joined which made the total reach 300.
Several children joined the elders in the protests. All the supporters said that the dream of six crore people got shattered.
(Video Source: ETV Andhra Pradesh)