As a part of formation of new states Central government is working on the infrastructure and facilities to be provided to Seemandhra. One of them is the railway zone. Leaving Secunderabad railways to Telangana as South Central Railways, another South Coastal zone railways will be constructed in Vijayawada or Guntur . South Central Railway officials started ground work for this project.
Within six months of the nomination date for the new state formation. Central government proposal is that to include Vijayawada, Guntur and Gunthakallu from South Central railways and Valther division from East Coastal Railways into the newly forming South Coastal Zone railways.