Hyderabad: TPCC chief A. Revanth Reddy, who is currently in the US, took part in Telangana Formation Day celebrations at Dallas.
Addressing the gathering on the occasion, Revanth Reddy urged the NRIs to extend their support to the Congress party in the next Assembly elections. He said they needed the support of the NRIs to defeat CM KCR in the next Assembly elections. He said he was happy to see several NRIs from Telangana achieved so much in their lives. He also said he was proud of the fact that the NRIs from Telangana were playing a major in the development of the USA.
He recalled that the NRIs set up Telangana Development Forum (TDF) and worked very hard for the formation of the State. He told the NRIs that scores of the youth and students of Telangana sacrificed their lives for its formation and added that their party president Sonia Gandhi formed the Telangana State after observing the sacrifices of the youth and the students.
Revanth Reddy said the Congress party had convinced several political parties for the formation of the Telangana State. He said there was a need for the people of the State to ensure the victory of their party in the next elections and give the victory of the party as a gift to Sonia Gandhi.
He said the main objectives behind the formation of the State were not being fulfilled under the TRS party rule. Referring to the suicide of a youth of Khammam by falling before a running train, Revanth Reddy said such incidents of suicides were happening every day in Telangana.