Subject: File No. S7-08-09
From: Butchi B Nalluri, Ph.D

May 5, 2009

In my view, company stock price should be based on companies value. During recent days, hedge funds managers are manipulating stock price by short selling. I request you to reinstate uptick rule. Please help small and poor people to protect their 401k savings. Thank you

Butchi Nalluri