HistoryChoose the statement as True/False:When Potti Sriramulu went to campaign for the Madras presidency during the general elections of 1952, he was met with black flags and slogans demanding “We want Andhra’.

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When Potti Sriramulu went to campaign for the Madras presidency during the general elections of 1952, he was met with black flags and slogans demanding "We want Andhra'.


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    The above statement is true.
    Marathi, Malayalam, and Kannada speakers had all anticipated having their states. The most significant complaints, nevertheless, came from Telugu-speaking regions of what was then the Madras Presidency. When he visited in 1952 to run for office, he was greeted with black flags and shouts of "We want Andhra." To protect the rights of Telugu speakers, a seasoned Gandhian named Potti Sriramulu went on a hunger strike in October of that same year. Many individuals joined in as the fast went on. As a result, several towns experienced bandhs and hartals.
     
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