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Budget Protests: AP Bandh Today:- After BJP Government neglected Andhra Pradesh badly in the budget allocations, the Left parties called out for a state bandh today all over. They even requested the leaders of non-political joint action committee (JAC) to attend and participate in huge numbers making it a grand success. Last evening, Pawan Kalyan during his press meet announced that he would be supporting the protest and asked his fans, followers to be peaceful.
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CPI state secretary K Ramakrishna wrote a letter to the Chief Minister Chandra Babu Naidu asking their party to join hands. TDP, Congress, YSRCP too will be participating in the bandh. TDP MPs for the first time made their voice loud in the Parliament asking BJP to re-consider their decision; else their alliance with BJP will be re-considered. With TDP facing the heat, Babu lent a free hand to the leaders to go ahead and protest.