Efforts on to find solution to Telangana issue: Cong

New Delhi: With Telangana issue becoming a sticky affair, Congress on Thursday asked the stakeholders not to "muddy the water" before a logical solution acceptable to all is not found out to the vexed issue.

"It is a delicate complex and complicated issue and efforts are being made with utmost sincerity to take it to a logical conclusion," party spokesperson Abhishek Singhvi told reporters.

Noting that "there is no closure or culmination" on the issue, he said that steps are being taken to arrive at a solution, which is acceptable to all and asked those concerned not to muddy the waters, which will further complicate the issue.

With the schedule for assembly elections in five states out, Singhvi expressed confidence that it will retain power where it was ruling while come to power in opposition ruled states like Kerala and West Bengal.