VISAKHAPATNAM: An expert committee will be here shortly to study the feasibility of setting up the proposed education zone in Greater Visakhapatnam.

According to information reaching here, Andhra Pradesh Council of Higher Education Chairman K.C. Reddy has been entrusted with the task of sending the committee by Chief Minister Y.S. Rajasekhara Reddy.

Following a representation given by Visakhapatnam-I MLA Dronamraju Srinivasa Rao to the Chief Minister on Wednesday seeking the setting up an education zone of international standards, the proposal would be examined in detail.

Replying to Mr. Srinivasa Rao in the Assembly, Minister for Higher Education Pinnamaneni Venkateswara Rao said that the proposal for Educational Zone was under consideration.