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‘Telangana Will Be The Worst Hit After The Split’

The former Andhra CM firmly believes that his party will be the “surprise package” of the 2014 general elections

‘Telangana Will Be The Worst Hit After The Split’
P. Anil Kumar
‘Telangana Will Be The Worst Hit After The Split’
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When Kiran Kumar Reddy stepped down as Andhra Pradesh CM after the Lok Sabha passed the AP Reo­rga­nisation Bill, he did it with little fuss. And when he split with the Con­g­ress and fin­ally ann­ounced his Jai Sam­a­ikya­n­dhra Party (JSP), it was in the same understated style. No frills, no Jai Kiran slogans. Some might call the JSP a party in denial but Kiran and his supporters firmly believe they will be the “surprise package” of the 2014 general elections. Excerpts from an interview with Madhavi Tata. 

What exactly is the poll plank of the Jai Samaikyandhra Party considering the bifurcation Bill has already been passed?

I don't think it is over. I have gone to Supreme Court on the matter and we will see. Basically when the State Assembly's views were sought, the Presidential reference should have reflected its view. The manner in which the Bill was taken up in Parliament even after being rejected in the Assembly was most undemocratic and ...

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