Hyderabad: Four MLAs from Telangana
submitted their resignations afresh to Andhra Pradesh Assembly
Speaker Nadendla Manohar on Tuesday evening, demanding immediate
creation of Telangana state.
Of the four MLAs, three were TDP rebels, while another
was suspended from the party.
Three of them -- Nagam Janardhan Reddy, K Harishwar Reddy
and Jogu Ramanna -- met the Speaker in person in the Assembly,
while the fourth legislator S Venugopalachari sent in his
These MLAs were among the 101 from the region who
tendered resignations on July 4 and 5 on the statehood issue.
The Speaker had rejected all the resignations on July 23 on
the ground that they were submitted in an emotionally-charged
The 11 TRS MLAs too had earlier handed over their
resignations for the second time upon rejection of their
initial letters. They have not yet met the Speaker on the