On Telangana, he lashed out at the Congress for misusing Article 3 of the Constitution for division of states. "Andhra Pradesh is being divided against the wishes of the common people of the state," Naidu said.
He, however, was on a different plain on the proposal to link rivers, which was proposed during the National Democratic Alliance's (NDA) rule at the Centre. He said the task force formed by the NDA government for linking rivers, should be revived. So far, Punjab has been against linking of rivers.
He refused to comment on questions if his visit would have political resonance, saying the time was not ripe as Andhra Pradesh was fighting to avoid its bifurcation.