Telangana Congress ministers withdraw resignations
The thirteen Congress ministers from Telangana region in Andhra Pradesh decided to withdraw their resignation after the Union Government’s announcement on holding discussions with political parties.
The decision comes a day after Union home minister P Chidambaram sent an invitation to leaders of 8 parties for discussions in Delhi on January 5 on the Telangana statehood issue.
The ministers resigned after Chidambaram’s announcement on December 23 putting the Telangana issue on the backburner saying he would initiate wide ranging discussions on the issue. Earlier on December 9 he had announced that the process for Telangana state would be initiated.