Hyderabad: One Boppani Eshwar attempted suicide in front of the Raj Bhavan when Chief Minister K Chandrashekhar Rao entered the building to hand over the Cabinet resolution dissolving the Assembly.
A Telangana social activist from Osmania University, Eshwar tried to self-immolate in protest against KCR dissolving the Assembly. However, the police prevented Eshwar from setting himself ablaze after pouring kerosene on his himself. He also penned a letter as to why he was committing suicide.
Speaking to the media later, Eshwar asked KCR what he has done on Telangana protagonists and what he had done for the martyrs’ families. KCR using unparliamentary language against TJAC former convenor and Telangana Jana Samithi chief Prof. M Kodandaram”, he reminded and said that final stage Telangana activists distanced from their studies and employment and they have no livelihood. “Whether the Telangana protagonists were ready for another movement as I am ready for life sacrifice”, he asked. The police arrested him and shifted to police station.