T-Congress MPs defy high command
The Congress MPs from Telangana region resisting the mounting pressure from the Congress high command, have stated that they would not withdraw their resignations until a concrete assurance by the Centre on the formation of Telangana state.
After meeting AICC general secretary and AP Congress affairs in-charge Gulab Nabi Azad, the T-Congress MPs said that there is no change in their stand and they would not attend the monsoon session of the parliament.
MPs Madhu Yashki Goud, Manda Jagannadham and K Keshava Rao said that until a satisfactory assurance is made on Telangana, they will continue to support any programme taken up for the cause of Telangana, including the proposed general strike by government employees from Telangana,
Gulab Nabi Azad is likely to meet the T-Congress MPs again on Monday.