Govt employees in Telangana boycott work
Hyderabad, Feb 18 (PTI) Government employees in Telangana today stayed away from work at many places in the region as part of the non-cooperation agitation to mount pressure on the Centre to introduce a bill in the Budget session of Parliament for formation of separate Telangana.
The employees held demonstrations and sit-ins and at some places played games kabaddi as a form of protest.
The Telangana supporters held protests at Central government offices at many places and some of them asked the staff to cooperate in achieving the statehood.
As per the call given by the Telangana political Joint Action Committee (JAC), the Telangana supporters have launched a non-cooperation agitation since yesterday.
Under the plan of action announced by the JAC, the employees would hold road blockades from 10 am to 1 pm tomorrow, JAC convener M Kodandaram told reporters.