AP CM Nara Chandrababu Naidu stated that Janasena President Pawan Kalyan is still a very good friend of his despite the ideological differences between them. In an interview given to a news channel during his recent Hyderabad visit, Chandrababu clarified his equation with Pawan Kalyan saying that Pawan, as a leader of a political party, might have his own separate stance regarding state affairs.
However, Babu also said that Pawan confronting him during the land pooling and the special status issues have not affected their relationship. Chandrababu also revealed that he personally called Pawan Kalyan and invited him to thestone laying ceremony and that he even asked his ministers to personally hand over the invitation card to the Janasena commander.
Chandrababu also said that he spoke to Pawan regarding the land pooling issue and promised him to talk about it again at the appropriate time. Babu also hoped that Pawan will attend the Amaravati event and expressed confidence saying that his friendship with Pawan Kalyan will continue for a long time.