Lok Sabha passes Telangana Bill
The Lok Sabha on Tuesday passed the Telangana Bill by voice vote amid uproar.
Voting on amendments on the Bill is underway.
According to reports, amendment to make Hyderabad the capital of Telangana was defeated by voice vote in Lok Sabha.
The Bill that was passed in the Lok Sabha was the one sent to the Andhra Pradesh Assembly earlier.
As Telangana erupted in joy, Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister Kiran Kumar Reddy is likely to resign from his chair as a mark of protest.
(Posted on 18-02-2014)