Ponnam Prabhakar

  • Congress MP links youth suicide to Kiran's Telangana Bill comment January 29, 2014

    Karimnagar (AP): Local Congress MP Ponnam Prabhakar on Wednesday lodged a police complaint against Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister N Kiran Kumar Reddy in connection with the alleged suicide by a youth four days ago. Prabhakar met Karimnagar Superintendent of Police V Shiva Kumar and lodged the complaint which seeks to link...
  • Cong MP accuses AP CM of discriminating against Telangana October 27, 2013

    Karimnagar: Karimnagar MP Ponnam Prabhakar on Saturday launched a scathing attack on Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister N Kiran Kumar Reddy and accused him of discriminating against Telangana people. "Kiran has been unfair and unjust to Telangana all these years," the MP said and appealed to party high-command to expedite the process...
  • Sonia asks Telangana leaders to exercise restraint July 31, 2013

    New Delhi: Congress President Sonia Gandhi on Wednesday asked Telangana leaders to maintain "restraint, brotherhood and cordial relations" with people of Andhra and Rayalseema regions as the process started for creation of a separate state. A delegation comprising Union Ministers S Jaipal Reddy, Balram Naik, MPs Ponnam Prabhakar, S Rajaiah,...
  • Telangana: Jubilation at Andhra Bhawan July 30, 2013

    New Delhi: A festive spirit pervaded the Andhra Pradesh Bhawan premises here no sooner the Congress Working Committee formally endorsed the creation of Telangana. A huge contingent of ministers, MPs and MLAs from the Telangana region led by Andhra Pradesh Deputy CM Damodara Raja Narasimha arrived at the AP Bhawan...
  • Andhra MP files complaint against Ashis Nandy February 1, 2013

    Karimnagar: An MP from Karimnagar district in Andhra Pradesh today filed a complaint against eminent scholar Ashis Nandy, for making remarks alleged to be anti-Dalit at the Jaipur Literature Festival, police said. Karimnagar MP Ponnam Prabhakar on February 1 filed a complaint against Nandy at the Two Town police station...
  • Telangana MPs force Lok Sabha's adjournment April 30, 2012

    New Delhi: MPs from Telangana regions of Andhra Pradesh indulged in slogan shouting and waved placards in Parliament once again on Monday forcing the adjournment of the Lok Sabha till 12 noon. The BJP asked the Congress-led UPA government to explain its stand on the statehood issue. The MPs from the...
  • Suspended Telangana MPs block Parliament gate April 26, 2012

    New Delhi: After their suspension from Lok Sabha for obstructing proceedings, eight Congress MPs on Thursday protested by blocking Parliament's main gate for 30 minutes and raised pro-Telangana slogans. The suspended Congress members - Ponnam Prabhakar, Madhu Yaskhi Goud, M Jagannath, KRG Reddy, G Viveknanda, Balram Naik, Sukender Reddy Gutha and...