Central Minister, one of the key formulators of Telangana Bill, Jairam Ramesh has visited Adilabad today. He has announced that the Congress Telangana manifesto will be released on the 12th. He has assured that social justice will be the main focus of future Congress government in the new state. The alarming situation of electricity in future Telangana will be another immediate priority, and Congress will work towards a four thousand megawatt electricity generation center immediately, he reiterated. The ten year tax benefit will help in attracting businessmen and manufacturing sector to Telangana, he added.
He has also appreciated MP Vivek’s contribution to the Telangana fight. Leaders like Vivek have ensured the peaceful nature of the movement throughout, Jairam pointed out. He has also criticized BJP’s flip flop on the bill from Lok Sabha to Rajyasabha.
He has met with Congress local leaders along with Koppula Raju, Congress Rajyasabha MP and SC cell in charge; Peddapalli MP Sri Vivek and local MLA candidate Maheshwar Reddy. Jairam will tour Khammam and Nalgonda districts tomorrow.