360° Coverage : Telangana leaders booked for offensive remarks

1 Updates
Telangana leaders booked for offensive remarks
Photo Credit: NOAH SEELAM, Getty Images

Telangana leaders booked for offensive remarks

Jan 29 2013, 11:19am CST | by

Hyderabad, Jan 29 (IANS) Andhra Pradesh Police Tuesday filed a case against Telangana leaders K. Chandrasekhara Rao and M. Kodandaram for their alleged offensive remarks, an official said.

Hyderabad, Jan 29 — Andhra Pradesh Police Tuesday filed a case against Telangana leaders K. Chandrasekhara Rao and M. Kodandaram for their alleged offensive remarks, an official said. A case under...

Filed under: news

YouTube Videos

 
 
 

1 year ago

Telangana leaders booked for offensive remarks

Jan 29 2013, 11:19am CST | by

Hyderabad, Jan 29 (IANS) Andhra Pradesh Police Tuesday filed a case against Telangana leaders K. Chandrasekhara Rao and M. Kodandaram for their alleged offensive remarks, an official said.

Hyderabad, Jan 29 — Andhra Pradesh Police Tuesday filed a case against Telangana leaders K. Chandrasekhara Rao and M. Kodandaram for their alleged offensive remarks, an official said.

A case under Indian Penal Code's section 153 A (Promoting enmity between different groups on grounds of religion, race, place of birth, residence, language, etc., and doing acts prejudicial to maintenance of harmony) was booked against them at Arandelpeta police station in Guntur.

The case against Telangana Rashtra Samithi (TRS) chief Chandrasekhara Rao and Telangana Joint Action Committee (JAC) convenor M. Kodandaram was booked on a complaint by a leader of Samaikhya Andhra Joint Action Committee (SAJAC).

The complainant alleged that the two Telangana leaders made offensive comments at a public meeting in Hyderabad Monday.

Meanwhile, two complaints were made against the Telangana leaders at police stations in Hyderabad and Vijayawada.

Congress legislator and government whip Jayaprakash Reddy lodged a complaint at Gandhi Nagar police station in Hyderabad.

A police officer said the complainant alleged that Chandrasekhara Rao used unparliamentary language. He said further action would be taken after taking legal opinion.

Congress leader A. Jayaprakash also lodged a complaint against Telangana leaders at Machavaram police station in Vijayawada. He demanded that the police register sedition case against Chandrasekhara Rao and arrest him immediately.

He alleged that the TRS chief was creating hatred among people of the two regions of the state and also belittled parliament and the prime minister.

Police said they would seek legal opinion before taking further action.

IANS

Source: IANS

 

Don't miss ...

 

<a href="/latest_stories/all/all/8" rel="author">Luigi Lugmayr</a>
Luigi is the founding Chief Editor of I4U News and brings over 15 years experience in the technology field to the ever evolving and exciting world of gadgets. He started I4U News back in 2000 and evolved it into vibrant technology magazine.
Luigi can be contacted directly at ml@i4u.com. Luigi posts regularly on LuigiMe.com about his experience running I4U.

 

blog comments powered by Disqus

Latest stories

Lesotho mediation efforts to continue
Cape Town, Sep 30 (IANS) South African Deputy President Cyril Ramaphosa will undertake a third visit to Lesotho Tuesday to mediate the political crisis in the country, it was announced Monday.
 
 
Algeria's tourism takes a hit after guide's beheading
Algiers, Sep 30 (IANS) Last week's beheading of a French mountain guide in Algeria has hit the tourism sector of the north African country, over a thousand tourists cancelling their bookings.
 
 
NASA app teaches kids about rocket launches
New York, Sep 30 (IANS) The US space agency NASA has launched a new app to make children aware of how rockets are launched.
 
 
Hong Kong chief executive urges protest stoppage
Hong Kong, Sep 30 (IANS) Hong Kong Chief Executive C.Y. Leung Tuesday urged the people to end the on-going protest over the issue of Hong Kong's constitutional development.
 
 
 

Latest from the Network

Lesotho mediation efforts to continue
Cape Town, Sep 30 (IANS) South African Deputy President Cyril Ramaphosa will undertake a third visit to Lesotho Tuesday to mediate the political crisis in the country, it was announced Monday. During the visit,...
Read more on Politics Balla
 
Algeria's tourism takes a hit after guide's beheading
Algiers, Sep 30 (IANS) Last week's beheading of a French mountain guide in Algeria has hit the tourism sector of the north African country, over a thousand tourists cancelling their bookings. Kidnapped Sep 21 in Tizi...
Read more on Politics Balla
 
New frontier for heart failure treatment
Toronto, Sep 30 (IANS) Opening new avenues for the treatment of heart failure, a research has found how the function of a key cardiac protein changes in the case of heart failure. Since 1976, researchers have known...
Read more on Business Balla
 
Alcohol can disrupt sleep even after quitting
New York, Sep 30 (IANS) Chronic alcohol exposure can lead to disruptions in the sleep cycle, not just when one actively drinks but even years after one stops drinking. Individuals with alcohol use disorder frequently...
Read more on Business Balla
 
NASA app teaches kids about rocket launches
New York, Sep 30 (IANS) The US space agency NASA has launched a new app to make children aware of how rockets are launched. The free app called "LSP Activity Book" lets kids learn about the mission planning process...
Read more on Politics Balla
 
Hong Kong chief executive urges protest stoppage
Hong Kong, Sep 30 (IANS) Hong Kong Chief Executive C.Y. Leung Tuesday urged the people to end the on-going protest over the issue of Hong Kong's constitutional development. Protests have been taking place in various...
Read more on Politics Balla
 
Elizabeth Banks joins 'Magic Mike XXL'
Elizabeth Banks has joined the cast of 'Magic Mike XXL'. 'The Hunger Games' star' has signed up to appear alongside newly announced cast mates Jada Pinkett Smith and Andie MacDowell in the stripper comedy sequel, though...
Read more on Movie Balla
 
Angelina Jolie buys £2million watch for Brad Pitt
Angelina Jolie has given Brad Pitt a rare £2 million watch as a wedding present. The 'Maleficent' actress has splashed out on the expensive gift - a 1952 Patek Philippe platinum chronometer - which has been inscribed...
Read more on Celebrity Balla
 
Phil Collins reveals extent of drink troubles
Phil Collins used to drink wine at 11am and struggled to get out of bed in the morning. The 63-year-old musician - who has a personal fortune estimated to be worth £120 million and has won seven Grammy awards - insists...
Read more on Celebrity Balla
 
George Clooney feels 'pretty great' after wedding
George Clooney feels ''pretty damn great'' after marrying Amal Alamuddin. The 53-year-old star gushed he is ''looking forward to everything'' in his life after tying the knot to the 36-year-old lawyer in Venice, Italy...
Read more on Celebrity Balla