Celebrations in Telangana after bill passed in Rajya Sabha
Hyderabad: After chaos and high drama in both houses of Indian Parliament bill to create 29th state of India was passed. Telangana will become India’s 29th state once the bill is signed into law by the president. The creation of the new state has proved bitterly controversial.
On Wednesday the chief minister of Andhra Pradesh, Kiran Kumar Reddy, not just resigned as CM even resigned from congress party in protest against the bill to create Telangana, one day after it was passed by the lower house.
The whole of Telangana erupted in joy after the Bill for formation of a separate state was passed by the Rajya Sabha. Telangana supporters danced in the streets, burst crackers, splashed gulal (colours), and distributed sweets in Hyderabad, Warangal, Karimnagar and other towns