TDP MPs protesting for special status outside PM Modi's residence detained

Chandrababu seeks AIADMK’s help in ‘no confidence motion’ against the BJP

The detained leaders were taken to Tughlaq Road Police station. After repeatedly requesting them to go back to their seats, an exasperated deputy chairman P J Kurien threatened them with suspension: "Should I proceed with Rule 256?".

"We condemn their detention and fully support demand for the spl status of AP", he tweeted later. "They were released by 1pm", a police official said.

"The prime minister is the person to take decisions on special category status".

Members of the ruling Telugu Desam Party (TDP) in Andhra Pradesh and Opposition YSRCP has stage protest at Parliament every day during this session, pressing for their demand.

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Scenes of chaos were witnessed near the 7 Race Course Road today when the police blocked the TDP leaders' march towards the PM's residence.

Meanwhile, all five Lok Sabha MPs of YSR Congress party resigned this week, and are on a hunger strike at Andhra Bhavan in Delhi. "By standing against Narendra Modi, we could, for the first time, bring our problems to the notice of the nation", the Andhra Pradesh chief minister said, as per ANI. The show of solidarity comes four days after a meeting between Kejriwal and Telugu Desam Party president and AP CM N Chandrababu Naidu in Delhi where the two CMs discussed the prevailing political situation, the demand of AP for special category status, among other issues.

Naidu has appealed to the AIADMK, which is the third largest entity in the Lok Sabha after the BJP and the Congress, to support the no-confidence-motion paving the way for the BJP's ouster. However, due to continuous stalemate in Parliament, it could not be taken for discussion.

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