Friday, February 16, 2018
The Jana Sena Party founder Pawan Kalyan convened a meeting of intellectuals, retired officials and political party representatives that formed a Joint Fact Finding Committee to study the promises mad to the State at the time of bifurcation.
Pawan Kalyan asked the Centre to fulfil the promises made to the State at the time of bifurcation failing which there could be unrest among the people which would go against the interests of the country.
Lok Satta founder Jayaprakash Narayan, CPI(M) Leader P.Madhu, CPI representative K.Ramakrishna, Congress representative Gidugu Rudraraju and former AP Chief Secretary IYR Krishna Rao, former MP Vundavalli Arun Kumar were among those attended the meeting. The meeting has decided to constitute a sub-committee headed by retired bureaucrats M.Padmanabhaiah, IYR Krishna Rao and T.Chandrasekhara Rao to study the implementation of the promises made to the State and present a report.
Pawan Kalyan said that the prime reasons behind his entry into politics was the injustice meted out to the State through the unscientific bifurcation. He announced that JFC would continue to meet and was decided to constitute a sub-committee of experts on each issue . This is just a beginning and the exercise would continue till the State gets its due, he said.