GN Bureau | February 19, 2014
On February 18, Lok Sabha passed the much talked-about Telangana Bill—amid protests and a black out of the event on the Lok Sabha TV. The Congress high command went ahead with the bill despite opposition from the Congress chief minister of Andhra Pradesh, Kiran Kumar Reddy, who resigned this morning.
Coming barely two months before the important 15th Lok Sabha elections, this move is said to be one of the last gambles of Congress before the general elections. What do you think: would this Bill redeem Congress's prospects in the upcoming general elections?