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Bandaru Dattatreya is the first Telangana minister at the Centre
Tuesday, November 11, 2014
NEW DELHI: Five months after it came into existence, the new state of Telangana finally got represented in the BJP government at the Centre with party veteran Bandaru Dattatreya being sworn in as minister of state with independent charge.Mr Dattatreya, the lone BJP MP from Telangana, has promised to fight for protecting the rights of both Telangana and the residuary AP. The 68-year-old MP was swor read full
Modis team expansion: Bandaru Dattatreya, Sujana Chowdary confirmed for Cabinet posts
Saturday, November 08, 2014
Hyderabad: BJP MP from Secunderabad Bandaru Dattatreya and TD Rajya Sabha member Sujana Chowdary to be inducted into Modi's Central Cabinet in the expansion on Sunday. Sources said both the leaders have received invitation from Prime Minister Narendra Modi.The sole BJP MP in Telangana, Mr Dattatreya is a four-time Lok Sabha member and has also been a Union minister of state in the Vajpayee Cabinet read full
Telangana row: BJP leader Dattatreya writes to PM
Tuesday, September 30, 2014
Hyderabad: Amid ongoing political turmoil in Andhra Pradesh over Telangana issue, former Union minister and BJP leader Bandaru Dattatreya on Sunday urged Prime Minister Manmohan Singh to immediately move a bill in Parliament for formation of separate state. In a letter addressed to Singh, Dattatreya said "Sakala Janula Samme (general strike) in support of Telangana state has entered the 34th day w read full
BJP MP asks KCR to hold meeting of Telangana MPs
Tuesday, September 30, 2014
Hyderabad: BJP MP from Secunderabad, Bandaru Dattatreya Saturday asked Telangana Chief Minister K Chandrasekhar Rao to immediately convene a meeting of all MPs from the state to discuss various issues pending with the Centre so that they could be raised in the forthcoming Budget session of Parliament."The Chief Minister should convene a meeting of all MPs ahead of the Budget Session. We should pre read full
Governor`s move to bring AP, Telangana CM together wise: BJP MP
Tuesday, September 30, 2014
Vijayawada: BJP Member of Parliament Bandaru Dattatreya on Saturday said that Telangana and Andhra Pradesh Governor ESL Narasimhan`s move to bring chief ministers of both the states together at Raj Bhavan was "wise but late".The former union minister told reporters here on sidelines of a function that now both the chief ministers should concentrate on development leaving aside the differences. Bot read full