PM Announces 1000 Crores To AP

 
Prime Minister surveyed the extensive damage in and around Vizag as its known, in an aircraft accompanied by Chief Minister Chandrababu Naidu. Modi announced an interim relief of Rs 1,000 crore for the state.
 
Modi also announced Rs 2 lakh ex-gratia to the next of the kin of those killed and Rs 50,000 for those injured in the cyclone Hudhud. Modi arrived in Visakhapatnam earlier in the day where he was receive by Andhra Pradesh Governor ESL Narasimhan, Chief Minister N Chandrababu Naidu, Union Parliamentary Affairs Minister M Venkaiah Naidu, Civil Aviation Minister P Ashok Gajapathi Raju, BJP MP from Visakhapatnam K Haribabu and state ministers.
 
The Prime Minister saw the damage caused to the airport by Cyclone Hudhud on Sunday.