Special Correspondent

HYDERABAD: Telugu Desam party has demanded release of farmers who were jailed while participating in agitations in protest against shortage of fertilizers and withdrawal of cases against them. In a memorandum submitted to the Governor, N. D. Tiwari on Tuesday, TDP leaders, M. V. Mysoora Reddy, U. Venkateswarlu and S. Venkateswara Rao said the farmers had no option but to stage demonstrations, organise rallies and ‘rasta roko’.