Congress MPs and other leaders from Telangana region on Sunday conducted special prayers here for the speedy recovery of party president Sonia Gandhi,who underwent a surgery at a US hospital for an undisclosed ailment earlier this week.
Telangana Congress MPs,who have submitted resignations over statehood issue,and are staying away from the ongoing session of the Parliament,offered prayers at a church in the city. Prayers were conducted at temples and other places of worship too.
The Steering Committee of Telangana Congress leaders had on Saturday announced a fresh round of agitation. Congress legislators from the region also said that there was no question of retracting the resignations,tendered to press the demand of separate statehood.