Nirmal: Addressing an impressive large gathering at Vei Udala Mari village in Nirmal district as the start of BJP's Huzurabad bypoll campaign, Union Minister Amit Shah recalled the process of how Telangana got freedom from Nizam's rule. He said the BJP is not afraid of anyone including the Majlis and after coming to power, it will officially celebrate September 17 as Liberation Day in the state.
Remembering the heroes of Telangana struggle Ramoji Gond, Komaram Bheem, Pandit Narendra, Suravaram Pratap Reddy, poet Dasaradhi Rangachari and PV Narasimha Rao, Amit Shah reminded the Telangana Chief Minister about his promise to celebrate Liberation Day. “I had come to remind the Chief Minister that when the Telangana movement was going on – he used to say that we will officially celebrate Liberation Day on September 17th. I was in Gujarat and listened to speeches of Chief Minister K Chandrashekhar Rao, who gave freedom from the government. Had demanded to celebrate the day. I want to ask him: Brother, what happened to your promise?" "We have given Jan Dhan bank account, house, toilet, electricity, safe drinking water, insurance of Rs 5 lakh under Ayushman Bharat and it will continue," Shah said. Shah said the Praja Sangram Yatra would form the foundation of the BJP government in Telangana and added that the yatra would continue in 119 constituencies.
"Only father, son and daughter's government is going on here", BJP will end 'Parivarwad' in Telangana. He said that BJP was against reservation on the basis of religion. Shah introduced BJP leader Eatala Rajender and said he would win with an overwhelming majority. When Amit Shah called Rajender to come forward and introduce him to the public, there was a lot of applause.