Hyderabad, April 17: Telangana agitators on Sunday hurled eggs at the Petroleum Minister, Mr S Jaipal Reddy, and the State Home Minister Ms P. Sabita Indra Reddy, at a meeting held in Ranga Reddy district on Sunday.
According to the information, the two were participating in a meeting at Gangirala village under Nawabpet mandal when Telangana activists attacked them. Members of students unions shouted that they would not allow Mr Jaipal Reddy to leave the place. They also asked the ministers with whose permission they have entered the village. Some Congress workers have also joined the Telangana agitators. They questioned him whether he remembered them after one year. Raising pro-Telangana slogans, the agitators hurled eggs on the two.
A strong posse of 500 policemen stood around the ministers and prevented the agitators from physically attacking them. Police have taken several agitators into custody. (NSS)