The Indian National Overseas Congress hosted a event for the Telangana Congress Working President and former deputy speaker of Telangana – Shri Mallu Bhatti Vikramarka in New Jersey at Paradise Restaurant on Friday – May 12th. The event was organized by the telangana Chapter and coordinated by Shravan Poreddy and Roy Manthena. The event was attended by over 200 people.
The event started off with Roy Manthena explaining the purpose of hosting the meeting and talking of the contributions of the Congress Party to India since last 70 years. The next speaker was NATA (North American Telugu Association) President Rajeshwar Gangasani who spoke of his association with the Congress Party and some of the policies of the Congress Government in Telangana that perculated to the rural areas. Dr.Rajender Reddy Jinna spoke of the role of Indian National Overseas Congress and how it has contributed to the Congress Party in India. Shravan Poreddy spoke on the struggle of Telangana and said that the movement of telangana has been hijacked by some leaders from the present ruling Party in telangana for their own benefit.
Rajender Dichpally (National General Secretary of Overseas Congress) urged Bhatti Vikramarka in taking the services of NRI in helping the Congress Party in Telangana and also nuturing good leaders from the NRI’s for the next elections. He assured him that the NRI’s will campaign in behalf of the Congress Party in the next elections in 2019.
Shri Mallu Bhatti Vikramarka spoke on how Telangana was achived when he was deputy speaker of telangana assembly and how difficult it was to achieve the formation of telangana state. He said that this would not have been possible but for the role and support of Smt.Sonia Gandhi and this was acknowledged by everyone including the present Cheif Minister of Telangana. He was however disappointed with the present administration for not keeping many of its promises and indulging in mass corruption. He was confident that the people will see through the various omissions and commissions of the present Government in Telangana and will vote the Congress back to power in telangana in 2019. He assured that he will encourage a lot of NRI’s to join public life in telangana on behalf of the Congress Party.