TRS blocks national highways, causes huge traffic jams in Telangana!

The ruling Telangana Rastra Samithi (TRS) has blocked all national highways passing through Telangana on Wednesday (today) demanding BJP-led government at the Centre to procure paddy from Telangana farmers in ongoing rabi season.

The road blocakades started at 8 am in the morning causing huge traffic jams on all national highways. Traffic movement came to a halt causing hardships to motorists.

The road blockades were organised at Kadthal and Adilabad on Nagpur national highway, Bhoothpur on Bengaluru national highway, Kodad, Suryapet, Nakirekal and Choutuppal on Vijayawada national highway and Sangareddy on Mumbai national highway.

Traffic was brought to a halt for several hours, with inter-State transportation especially trucks and containers forced to be parked on the roadside. The party leaders have been asked to complete the protest by 12 noon.