1 minister, 82 MLAs and 11 MPs from Telangana resign
Eighty-two MLAs from Telangana region in Andhra Pradesh, belonging to five political parties, decided to resign in protest against the Centre putting the separate statehood issue on hold. 39 MLAs are from TDP, 30 from Congress, 10 fromTRS , 2 from PRP and One BJP MLA submitted their resignations.
Komatireddy Venkata Reddy, Minister for IT in the Andhra Pradesh government submitted his resignation for his ministership and MLA position.
11 out of 12 Congress party MPs from the Telangana region decided to resign to protest the central government’s move to put on hold the process of forming a Telangana state out of Andhra Pradesh.