Initiatives taken by GoAP so far :
GoAP appointed Dr E Sreedharan as Prl. Advisor to Government of AP for development of Metro Rail Projects in AP.
Creation of SPV by Govt of AP – vide GO.MS.No 141, MA&UD Dept Dt. 13-08-2014
DPR for development of Vijayawada Metro Rail Project was approved by State Govt. on 17-06-2015
Managing Director, Mr. N.P. Ramakrishna Reddy, was appointed on 14-09-2015
“In principle” approval to the project has been accorded by the Ministry of Urban Development(MoUD),Government of India (GoI) vide their letter No. K-14011/12/2015–UT-V dated 22-09-2015
SPV by name Amaravati Metro Rail Corporation Limited was incorporated on 29-10-2015 under the Companies Act, 2013.
Pre-PIB meeting for the project was convened on 18-05-2016 by Jt. Secy & Financial Advisor, MoUD, New Delhi,with representatives of all the concern departments