- Reaches Huzurabad with huge convoy
- Holds talks with NRIs through Zoom
- Ruling party prevents Etala followers from meeting him
Huzurabad: Telangana state will witness second agitation in the name of “Self Respect” as per former Minister, Etala Rajender. Rajender reached his constituency on Monday evening from Shamirpet with huge convoy of cars all the way. After reaching Huzurabad, Rajender held talks with his close aides and with people of his constituency. He discussed with followers about the future course and what will be the better strategy to counter false allegations that are being made against him. Party cadres who strongly stood by Rajender said that they will stand by him whatever be the decision taken by him. On Tuesday morning, Etala held zoom meeting with NTR’s and took the feedback from them about the next step to be implemented for the sake of Telangana development.
Jamuna Hatcheries approach High Court
In the wake of allegations of land grabbing, Jamuna hatcheries approached High Court on Monday and filed PIL. As per the petition, report given by Medak collector was totally false claim and they entered illegally into their lands and surveyed in Achampeta without prior notice to them. Petition is likely to come up for hearing on Tuesday.
Ministers enter the scene
TRS leaders and ministered entered Karimnagar district to tighten Etala followers. As per the sources, they received strict orders from Pragathi Bhavan to keep TRS cadre and second grade leaders on hold and not to allow them to meet Rajender at his office in Huzurabad. There is huge support for Rajender from his community (Mudiraj), from OU students and from BC community leaders, from T agitators who worked before for separate statehood. Now ruling party is keeping an eye on the moved to be made Rajender and the party does not want to give him a chance to go into public with sympathy.
Believe in people, but not in money and power: Rajender
In the zoom meeting with NRIs, Rajender said that he has not done any mistake and was removed on false allegations. “I strongly believe in people and will never lose self-respect. Surely there will be a second movement in Telangana state in the name of “self respect”. Development means not laying roads and constructing buildings, it is related to self-respect of Telangana people. Not afraid of cases and arrests, how many days they will keep me in jail? I will not leave the people who are behind me,” Rajender added. Sources say chances of his resigning to his MLA post is on cards.