In the meeting that went beyond an hour, Stalin conveyed to Rao that his party was in a pre-poll alliance with the Congress and he had also pitched the name of Rahul Gandhi for the office of the Prime Minister.
In an open letter addressed to Chief Minister K Chandrashekhar Rao on Tuesday, Congress demanded that the government implement the High Court order on conducting caste-wise enumeration of BCs in the state, along with a socio-economic survey on their conditions.
The Home Minister said Telangana and Andhra Pradesh were not developing and the problems between the two states were not getting resolved due to the "absence of strong political will" on the part of the governments.
The caretaker Telangana Chief Minister urged the people to vote his party back to power in the December seven assembly elections and also make it victorious in next year's Lok Sabha polls to make the Centre agree to the state's demands.
K Chandrashekhar Rao’s Telangana Rashtra Samithi (TRS) has swept Telangana. For the BJP, more than losing the election, the fact that these numbers put its dream to enter southern India on hold should be of greater concern.
K Chandrashekhar Rao will continue as Chief Minister of Telangana for a second term. The victory is, for the most part, not a surprise. But here’s what worked in his favour. And what about the Congress-TDP alliance? Liz Mathew breaks it down.