Telangana MPs call-off strike

Congress MPs from Telangana region today called off their fast after the Andhra Pradesh government decided to withdraw all the police cases filed against students during the agitation for a separate state.

Last Updated: Dec 28, 2010, 17:07 PM IST

Hyderabad: Congress MPs from Telangana
region today called off their fast after the Andhra Pradesh
government decided to withdraw all the police cases filed
against students during the agitation for a separate state.

Congress Rajya Sabha member K Keshava Rao announced
the decision of the ten MPs to call of their hunger strike
after state Home Minister P Sabita Reddy and other ministers
conveyed the government`s decision to withdraw the cases
against the students which were filed last year.

The MPs began their fast yesterday demanding immediate
withdrawl of all the police cases filed against students
during the Telangana agitations.

-PTI