The first day of Winter session of Telangana Assembly saw the discussion on demonetisation drive launched by the centre on November 8, 2016 and its immediate effect on the people of the state. Almost, representatives of all the parties have expressed their ideologies on the said issue. Congress, MIM and TDP members have severely criticised the BJP's demonetisation drive and its flaws. Kishan Reddy has condemned their comments. The session witnessed the war of words between MIM MLA Akbaruddin and BJP leader Kishan Reddy and also between TDP leader Revanth Reddy and Kishan Reddy.