In an unprecedented low in parliamentray conduct, expelled Congress MP L. Rajgopal, during protest against the creation of Telangana, attacked other MPs with a pepper spray. TDM MP Venugopal Reddy allegedly waved a knife, creating total chaos. Many MPs had to be hospitalsed for treatment. Amid the din, the cable of the deputy speaker's microphone was also pulled out and the glass broken. Many MPs came to blows and the marshals had to restore order in the house.
Meanwhile, four Congress MLAs from Seemandhara region have resigned from the Assembly and quit the party in protest against the bifurcation of Andhra Pradesh.