what could bring an end to the ongoing stalemate in the Andhra Pradesh Assembly, the Business Advisory Committee (BAC) decided on Tuesday, to debate the draft AP Reorganisation Bill 2013 in the House from Wednesday.
The bandh called by TRS in the Telangana region of Andhra Pradesh, to oppose move to create Rayala-Telangana, evoked good response on Thursday in the city while the shutdown was near-total and peaceful in Telangana districts, police said.
The Congress Tuesday expressed concern over the ongoing protests in the Seemandhra and appealed to the people of the region "to give up their agitation so that a solution to benefit both sides be arrived at".
TRS chief K Chandrasekhar Rao has threatened to intensify the movement for a separate Telangana state, accusing the ruling Congress party of betrayal even though he agreed to merge his party with Congress on the issue.
After defying the Congress high
command by undertaking a tour of Telangana region, Y S
Jaganmohan Reddy today said he was ready to quit as Kadapa MP
if it was proved that he had politicised the visit even as
insisted on continuing with the yatra.
Twenty-four people, including
eight policemen, were on Friday injured in violence that broke out
during a tour of Congress MP Y S Jaganmohan to Telangana,
following which he was taken into preventive custody forcing
him to abandon his visit.
The JAC of political parties and other organisations formed to spearhead the agitation for separate Telangana met here
tonight and discussed the situation in the wake of the desertion of ruling Congress from the panel.
Andhra Pradesh government on Thursday claimed Maoists have infiltrated into the movement for a separate Telangana state as the SC stayed the State HC`s direction for withdrawal of paramilitary forces from Osmania University.
The Andhra Pradesh CID on Friday
began an inquiry into the attack on TDP politburo member Nagam
Janardhan Reddy and other party leaders by students and
pro-Telangana activists at the Osmania University campus here.