Hyderabad: Condemning the controversial statement of Minor Irrigation Minister T G Venkatesh that a separate Andhra Seva Sainik Dalam should be formed to protect Andhra people, Congress senior leader from Telangana region Mr R Damodar Reddy on Sunday stated that this type of statements would increase insecurity among people and create law and order problem.
Talking to media persons at Assembly Media Point, Damodar Reddy demanded that Chief Minister N Kiran Kumar Reddy, disqualify and drop the Minister from the Cabinet for making such infuriating statements and disturbing the situation.
Stating that the Telangana leaders are expecting a clear statement from Centre within a week, he said Chief Minister N Kiran Kumar Reddy and PCC President Botsa Satyanarayana are holding discussions with the high command to find a favourable solution over the T issue.
He also condemned the statement of former Minister Mr J C Diwakar Reddy of power sharing formula between the Seemandhra and Telangana region, he said “We do not need any chief minister post. We want only Telangana state formation. Our ultimate goal is formation of separate state fulfilling the aspirations of people”.
Holding the Seemandhra people responsible for serious consequences, he suggested them to hold their tongue.
He further stated that there was no unity among the Seemandhra leaders and he recalled that North Andhra leaders did not turn up for the meeting convened by Seemandhra leaders in Vijayawada on Saturday.(INN)