Sudhir Committe must prove Muslim backwardness

Leader of Opposition in Telangana Legislative Council Mohammed Ali Shabbir on Saturday urged the Sudhir Commission to gather comprehensive data from all available resources to prove backwardness of Muslims in Telangana to facilitate providing 12 per cent  reservation, as promised by the TRS in its election manifesto. Shabbir Ali, along with Deputy CLP leader Ponguleti Sudhakar Reddy, Whip in Council M.S.Prabhakar, Rajya Sabha MP M.A.Khan, TPCC Secretary Mohammed Javeed Ahmed and other leaders, submitted a representation to the Commission during its public hearing held here today. (Photo: Zabi)