Reacting to Reddy’s resignation as Andhra CM, Shinde has said that the leader had no other option.
With Assembly elections just two months away, sources in the Congress said the party is not looking at naming a successor and would prefer Central rule in the state.
While Seemandhra MPs and MLAs held a dharna near North Block, Reddy is expected to join them in a silent protest at Jantar Mantar on Wednesday.
The Telangana Bill will be sent to the Andhra Pradesh assembly on November 27 for a resolution.
The CM said he was not against the sentiments of the people of Telangana
Cong MPs from Telangana region attacked AP CM accusing him of adopting an ‘uncalled for vindictive attitude”.
Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister N Kiran Kumar Reddy constituted a 39-member Council of Ministers,introducing 11 new faces and retaining 28 old ones.