Only recently, Congress President Sonia Gandhi, who
is also UPA chairperson, had said that the government would be setting up a
committee on Telangana.
The government move is expected to send a clear
signal that the UPA was committed for formation of separate Telangana.
After formation, Telangana will be 29th state of
The Congress Working Committee, which met on July
30, passed a resolution requesting the Centre "to make steps in accordance
with the Constitution to form a separate state of Telangana ... Within a
The CWC also recommended to the government that
Hyderabad should be made the joint capital for a period of 10 years.
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