Now-a-days all developmental issues are leading to legal scrutiny some time or the other. Naidu cannot, in the first place, antagonise the BJP leadership in general or Modi in particular. He is fully aware of the powers of the Central agencies like CBI and ED.
He cannot go hammer and tongs against the Centre in this regard. Secondly, every time the TDP or the others raise the issue of Special Status, the Centre gleefully reels out statistics to remind the people of AP what all it contributed for its development. Naidu also is forced to admit that the Centre’s holding hand is necessary