TRS leaders organised a ‘tom tom’ programme at the busy Tower Circle on Wednesday to drum up support for the bandh called by their party in protest against Rayala-Telangana proposal on Thursday.

TRS legislators Etala Rajender, Koppula Eshwar, Gangula Kamalakar and others visited the town and appealed to shops and people to observe bandh voluntarily. Meanwhile, the TRS town unit staged a protest at Telangana Chowk, opposing the Rayala-Telangana proposal.