Chiranjeevi invited BC leader Naragoni to join in the party. Chiranjeevi got inspired by Naragoni principles and fight for Backward Classes and he decided to add Jyothirao phule photograph in their election campaign. Naragoni fought allot to get more seats for BC's in Andhra pradesh assembly elections 2009, he has to quit the party because party didn't keep promise. After Naragoni's decision to quit PRP, party came under pressure decide to give 90 seats backward classes.
Separation of Telangaana movement and chidambaram announcements on December 9th and 23rd created split in Praja Rajyam party. Chiranjeevi decided to oppose telanagana movement and went on with United Andhra Slogan, PRP leaders from Telanagana including official spokesman Shravan, Naragoni and others raised slogans against Chiranjeevi outside the party office at Jubilee Hills, leading to a tense situation. The police did a mild lathicharge on them and arrested them.Then they met at Hotel Ashoka and declared that they were quitting the PRP and floating a separate Telangana Praja Rajyam Party. The first meeting of TPRP would be held on December 27 to chalk out a future programme.
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