Telangana Political Joint Action Committee

  • Pro-Telangana parties to stage protest today March 21, 2013

    Hyderabad: The Telangana Political Joint Action Committee is set to organize a 'Sadak Bandh' on the Hyderabad-Bangalore highway today. This despite permission denied by the police. Demanding that the Centre accept the separate statehood demand immediately, Pro-Telangana parties and organisations would block traffic at various places along the highway in Telangana...
  • Telangana strike ends, employees to resume work October 25, 2011

    Hyderabad: ProTelangana government employees are set to return to work on Tuesday. Reports say they temporarily called off their 42day long strike for separate statehood late on Monday after the government gave in to nine of their demands. After a lot of discussions between the two sides, the government finally caved...
  • Telangana: Protests intensify as strike continues September 29, 2011

    Hyderabad: The proponents of separate Telangana state on Thursday further intensified their protests as part of the ongoing general strike that began a fortnight back. Hawkers on Thursday stopped delivering newspapers as part of the 'Sakala Januma Samme' (strike by all sections of people) which began on September 13. Telangana Political Joint...
  • Agitation in phases from Aug 17: Telangana JAC August 11, 2011

    Hyderabad: The Telangana political Joint Action Committee (JAC) on Thursday decided to hold the proposed strike in the region from August 17, in a phased manner. "The allpeople's strike is widely understood to be the strike of state government employees, teachers and other staff. It may actually turn out to be...
  • 'Inactive' Naxals working for Telangana cause May 30, 2011

    Hyderabad: The fear of Naxals' spreading their tentacles in Telangana region taking advantage of the statehood agitation seems to be coming true, with security agencies reporting that several "inactive" Naxals have suddenly started participating in the political Joint Action Committee on the issue. The Special Intelligence Branch (SIB) of Andhra Pradesh...