All India Congress Committee (AICC) president, Rahul Gandhi moved the resolution of granting Special Category Status to Andhra Pradesh (AP), the party on-going plenary session in New Delhi. All the members passed the resolution unimously.
Rahul Gandhi announced that if the Congress comes to power in 2019, it will definitely grant Special Category Status to AP. Further, the party has already decided to back the no-confidence motion passed by Telugu Desam Party (TDP) in Parliament. The list of Andhra Pradesh (AP) Congress Committee office bearers is being prepared.