Impose President’s Rule in Telangana to restore democracy: Shabbir

Hyderabad, June 11: Former Minister & ex-Leader of Opposition in Telangana Legislative Council Mohammed Ali Shabbir on Thursday demanded imposition of President’s Rule in the State and alleged that democracy has been throttled by TRS Government. Shabbir Ali, in a media statement, strongly condemned the house arrest of all top Congress leaders in view of the Chalo Secretariat call given by the Congress party to protest against the ineffective handling of Covid-19 situation by Chief Minister K. Chandrashekhar Rao and the inflated the electricity bills. “A picket has been deployed…

Covid-19: Congress cautions TS Govt against unplanned un-lock

Hyderabad, June 8: Former Minister and ex-Leader of Opposition in Telangana Legislative Council Mohammed Ali Shabbir has cautioned the State Government against the unplanned un-lock and said it could prove more disastrous than the unplanned lockdown imposed since March 22 to prevent the spread of Coronavirus. Speaking to media persons through social media platform Facebook on Monday, Shabbir Ali said that the Central and State Governments committed serious blunders while imposing the lockdown which had to be extended four times within a span of 60 days. “It was done in…

TRS Govt shattered dream of Telangana, ruined people’s lives: Shabbir

Hyderabad, June 2: Former Minister and ex-Leader of Opposition in Legislative Council Mohammed Ali Shabbir has alleged that Chief Minister K. Chandrashekhar Rao has shattered the original dream of Telangana and ruined the lives of its citizens during the last six years. Addressing a press conference at Gandhi Bhavan after participating in the flag hoisting on the occasion of Telangana Formation Day on Monday, Shabbir Ali said that the statehood for Telangana was the result of six-decade long struggle which was full of sacrifices by youth, students and other people.…

KCR punishing employees, pensioners for his own fiscal mismanagement: Congress

Hyderabad, May 31: Former minister and ex-Leader of Opposition in Telangana Legislative Council Mohammed Ali Shabbir has alleged that Chief Minister K. Chandrashekhar Rao was punishing the government employees and pensioners for his own wrong economic policies and mismanagement. Shabbir Ali, in a media statement on Sunday, said that the KCR Government has pushed the Telangana State into deep financial crisis and a huge debt trap. “Telangana had a huge revenue deficit by the end of February this year, long before the imposition of lockdown due to Coronavirus. As against…

TRS, Kavitha indulging in horse trading to win MLC polls: Congress

Hyderabad, May 22: The Congress party on Friday demanded that the Election Commission take stern action against TRS leaders, including ruling party’s candidate K. Kavitha, for their alleged involvement in horse trading of MPTCs, ZPTCs, Municipal Councillors and Corporators, to win the MLC elections from Nizambabad Local Bodies. “Ruling TRS Party is brazenly indulging in violation of Code of Conduct in the ongoing Nizamabad MLC Elections (Local Bodies) as the contesting candidate from TRS is Kavitha Kalvakuntla, daughter of present Chief Minister of Telangana. Therefore, they hatched a conspiracy to…

Congress demands White Paper on TS Govt’s revenues

Hyderabad, August 13: Leader of Opposition in Telangana Legislative Council Mohammed Ali Shabbir has described the “Grama Jyothi” programme, to be launched by TRS Government from August 17, as an “old wine in a new bottle”. Addressing a press conference at the Congress Legislature Party office here on Thursday, Shabbir Ali reminded that on July 13, 2014, Chief Minister K Chandrashekar Rao launched the scheme “Mana Vuru, Mana Pranalika”. He asked KCR to explain the difference between the two schemes. He said that the State Government promised to spend Rs.…

Warm Reception for Shabbir Ali by ATA, Telangana Association NA

Chicago, August 11: American Telugu Association (ATA) and Telangana Association of North America organised a reception dinner in honor of Mohammed Shabbir Ali, Leader of Opposition in Telangana State Legislative Council at North Shore Banquets, Chicago, Illinois,attendant by over 300 Telanganities. Shabbir Ali in his address, said that the extension of the benefit of 4% reservations, during his regime as the cabinet minister, enabled the Minority students to register a respectable share in the domains of education and employment and added that the number of Minority students who secured admission…

TRS Govt behaving like ‘Taliban of Telangana’: Shabbir Ali

Hyderabad, August 2: Leader of Opposition in Telangana Legislative Council Mohammed Ali Shabbir has accused of TRS Government of acting like ‘Taliban of Telangana’ in pursuing the agenda of erasing memoirs of previous regimes. In a media statement, Shabbir Ali has strongly condemned the recent remarks of Deputy Chief Minister Mohammed Mahmood Ali who advocated demolition of historic Charminar. “Even Mughal emperor Aurangzeb spared Charminar when he conquered Golconda kingdom. While he demolished all beautiful palaces built by Qutb Shahi kings, he did not touch Charminar as it houses a…

Congress to book cases against TRS Govt for farmers commit suicide

Hyderabad, July 31: Leader of Opposition in Telangana State Legislative Council Mohammed Ali Shabbir has accused the TRS Government of not taking any steps to handle a possible agrarian crisis in view of failed monsoon. In a media statement issued on Friday, Shabbir Ali said that the hopes of a good monsoon and crop have almost vanished and the total sowing area in the State has come down by about 35% for the third consecutive season. The crop failure in the last two seasons was followed by a spate of…