The members of ‘Visalandhra Mahasabha’ on Sunday took an oath in front of ‘Telugu Thalli’ statue declaring that they would fight for keeping the Telugu people united and obstruct “ mean attempts” to bifurcate the State.

Retired IPS officer, Anjaneya Reddy and the organisation’s general secretary Parakala Prabhakar were among those present. According to a press release, a convention on keeping the State united would be held here on August 4 which will be attended by 1,000 people from ten T districts. In a similar vein, a public meeting with a gathering of one lakh people would be held here on November 1.