150 Phones in AP Had Been Tapped!
Andhra Pradesh ministers KE Krishnamurthy, Prathipati Pulla Rao and Acchennaidu met President Pranab Mukherjee in Rashtrapathi Nilayam at Bollaram. When the ministers addressed media after the meeting, they said that they complained to the President about Telangana CM KCR’s behavior in issues like section-8 and phone tapping. Deputy CM KE Krishnamurthy said that terming Andhrites in Hyderabad as ‘Settlers’ is disgraceful. Minister Acchennaidu once again made clear that they have clear-cut proofs about phone tapping. He questioned Telangana government’s domination over government of AP. He requested Governor’s intervention in solving the problems that hit the two states. We will set up AP Karmika Sakha in Hyderabad, he said. Minister Prathipati Pulla Rao said that as many as 150 phones had been tapped by Telangana government. Latest political affairs were discussed with the President, we demanded that section-8 be imposed in Hyderabad, he said. Prathipati questioned why the Telangana government that agreed to Section-8 at the time of division of state is now refusing it.