Hyderabad : TRS has announced during the second round of Telangana agitation that it will officially celebrate September 17 as Telangana Liberation Day, after the formation of the state, no action has been taken till now. Telangana BJP has appealed to the people that Union Home Minister Amit Shah will attend the party meeting to be held in Nirmal on September 17, which is a big success.
Amit Shah will attend the Telangana Liberation Day celebrations at the tribal district headquarters of Nirmal on September 17 and address the meeting, Adilabad MP Soyam Bapu Rao and senior BJP leaders Gudur Narayan Reddy and state unit vice-president NVSS Prabhakar said on Wednesday. BJP leaders said though September 17 is a historic day for Telangana, the government is refusing to officially celebrate the victory over the Nizam's rule.
The leaders said that the BJP has been demanding from the government for a long time to officially celebrate the Telangana Liberation Day. Shah will insist on the demand in the meeting. He demanded from the government that Nirmal district should be named Ramji Gond Nirmal district. He said that he had fought with the British and the Nizam to impose taxes on chettu, putta and gutta.