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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