The stage is set for foundation laying ceremony of Indian Institute of Petroleum and Energy at Vangali in Sabbavaram Mandal. The event is expected to take place on October 19th or 20th. Central Government has promised for setting up the Petroleum University as per AP Reorganization Bill.
Chief Minister N. Chandrababu Naidu, Union Minister for Urban Development M. Venkaiah Naidu, Union Minister for HRD Prakash Javdekar and Union Minister of State for Petroleum and Natural Gas Dharmendra Pradhan will be expected to take part in the event.
District Collector Pravin Kumar instructed the officials to commence work for the inauguration function. He held a meeting with Joint Collector J. Nivas, RDO Venkateswarlu, HPCL officers Nagesh and Sashibhushana Rao, PD of DRDA Satya Sai Srinivas.
There are other events also scheduled for the ministers. The ministers are expected to inaugurate skill development center at Arilova and distribution of LPG connections to the poor people under the Pradhan Mantri Ujwala Yojana.