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Telangana Maiden Budget Rs.1 Lakh Crore, Self-Hike in MLA Salaries Amid Farmer Suicides Attract Ridicule

Telangana’s maiden budget was on Wednesday presented in the state assembly, proposing an expenditure of Rs.1,00,637 crore during 2014-15, including a proposal to hike MLAs’ salaries to Rs.2 Lakh per month, which was ridiculed in media citing unabated farmers’ deaths in rural areas. This includes a plan expenditure of Rs.48,648 crore and non-plan outlay of Rs.51,989 crore.¬†Finance Minister Etela Rajender ...

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Telangana agitation update: Roadblocks in Nalgonda, no power in many districts

Andhra Pradesh is under siege as vehicles from Andhra region were stopped by anti-Telangana protesters from entering Hyderabad near  Vijayawada while many travellers to the state capital were left stranded with no hope in sight for the 24-day-old agitation. On the other side, in Telangana districts like Nalgonda, roadblocks were held by protesters and many of them had to be ...

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