Andhra opposition parties back Telangana

Andhra opposition parties back Telangana

Hyderabad: Opposition parties in Andhra Pradesh have told chief minister K. Rosaiah they would support any official move to carve a separate state for the Telangana region.

Attending an all-party meeting convened late on Monday by the ruling Congress party in the state, opposition parties including the Telugu Desam Party (TDP), Praja Rajyam, Telangana Rashtra Samithi, Lok Satta, Bharatiya Janata Party and the Left parties said they would back any Bill introduced in the state assembly for a separate Telangana state. Majlis-e-Ittehadul Muslimeen (MIM) sought time to arrive at a decision on the issue.

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