Telangana timeline

1948: Indian Army annexes princely state of Hyderabad, comprising several regions including Telangana. November 1, 1956: Telangana merged with Andhra State, carved out of Madras State, to form Andhra Pradesh, a united Telugu-speaking state. 1969: ‘Jai Telangana’ movement launched demanding a separate state: over 300 people killed in police firing. 2001: K. Chandrasekhara Rao