Legislators of ruling YSR Congress Party (YSRCP) hailed the chief minister's announcement with the thumping of desks and slogans of 'Jai Jagan'.
Speaking on this Krishna Murthy said I support the decision to built a High Court in Kurnool. He said he wanted to set up a High Court in Kurnool at the time of State decision.
Former minister Ganta Srinivasarao also defended Jagan's decision. He welcomed the announcement made in the Legislative Assembly on the possibility of making Visakhapatnam an administrative capital.