Monday, December 11, 2006
Updated: 12-11-2006 By Administrator Email this Page
Hyderabad : In a quick reaction to Chief Minister YS Rajasekhara Reddy hinting at the setting up o an IIT near the city, the main opposition TDp and BJP expressed their opposition stating that it should come up at Basar in Adilabad district as originally proposed.
In a statement, TDP president N Chadnrababu Niadu said that the Assembly had adopted a unanimous resoluton to establish IIT at Basar. "The Central and State governemtns should adhere to the resolution as it was a major pilgrim centre and also a backward area," he said.
In another statement, BJP state president B Daddatreya pointed out that the latest decision would undermine the collective wisdom of the Assembly. He urged the State Government to establish the IIT at Basar.