The Orissa government today declared one-ay state mourning for the death of Andhra Pradesh chief minister Y S R Reddy in a helicopter crash.

“I am deeply grieved over the tragic incident. YSR was not only popular in Andhra Pradesh, he had earned admiration from other parts of the country,” Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik told reporters here.

Mr. Patnaik sent a condolence message to YSR’s wife.

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