During the month of May and June 2015, Telangana officials has directed the service providers Airtel, Idea and Reliance to carry out lawful interception of certain phones numbers under sections 5 of the Indian Telegraph act.
Today, The Telangana government filed a petition in the High Court to give a stay on the orders given by Vijayawada chief metropolitan courts in phone tapping case. It said that they have tapped the phones for public order.
With this latest development, Its clear that TRS government has indulged in Phone Tapping as alleged by TDP government in AP. While TRS denied such reports earlier.