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"Rohith Has Died Due To Political ­Interference"

TRS MP Kavitha Kalvakuntla on politics, municipal polls and Rohith Vemula.

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"Rohith Has Died Due To Political ­Interference"
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2016-03-01T11:24:29+05:30

A stream of petitioners queue up outside her apartment complex in Banjara Hills where TRS MP Kavitha Kalvakuntla, daughter of Telangana chief minister K. Ch­an­drasekhara Rao listens patiently to endless requests for jobs, pension, transfers, funds for cancer treatment and Himalayan climbing expeditions. She takes a few minutes off to speak to Madhavi Tata. Excerpts:

What do you say about the debate on intolerance raging in the country? What is your take on the Rohith Vemula suicide?

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