Telangana people on 3rd February 15, 2010 formed a 500 kilometers-long human chain all along the National Highway number 7 from Adilabad on the northern most tip of the region to Alampur on the borders of Kurnool district, to express their demand for a separate state.
This movement was organized by Telangana Joint Action Committee in order to pass a clear message to our Indian government that Telangana people from all the regions were participated in the movement.
This is the longest human chain in our Indian history. This is formed through five Telangana districts such as Adilabad, Nizamabad, Medak, Ranga Reddy, Hyderabad and Mehaboob Nagar.
Famous leaders who are participated in the event include: Prof Kodandaram, JAC convener, N Narasimha Reddy from TRS and P Srinivas Reddy from TDP. JAC convener Kodandaram said on this occasion that the main aim human chain is to tell there is complete unanimity among the people of the region that they want a separate state.
Students, women, government employees, workers from various political parties, youth, and many mass organizations were took part in the event. Indian government reacted to this event very much and immediately announced a committee to look into the demand for a separate Telangana and it will be headed by Justice Srikrishna.
JAC convener and various political party leaders said that they would welcome the committee only if it is meant for preparing the roadmap for Telangana state.