Pro-Andhra Pradesh groups call bandh in 13 Seemandhra districts

Last Updated: Tuesday, September 24, 2013 - 10:55

Zee Media Bureau

Hyderabad: With YSR Congress chief Jaganmohan Reddy set to walk out of the Chanchalguda Jail, the united Andhra Pradesh groups have called for a bandh in 13 districts of Seemandhra on Tuesday.
According to reports, a transport strike has been called by the pro-Andhra Pradesh supporters, which is expected to hit Tirumala pilgrims stranded till evening.

Transport facilities and government schools have been shut for more than 40 days now.

Lakhs of government employees too have boycotted duties, going without pay, protesting a divided Andhra Pradesh.
The YSR Congress leader was given bail after 16 months in connection with a disproportionate assets case against him and his close business associates.

His release is likely to further boost the ongoing protests over the bifurcation of Andhra Pradesh for creating a separate state of Telangana.

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First Published: Tuesday, September 24, 2013 - 10:55

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