SEARCH

News » National

Updated: October 10, 2013 02:39 IST

Vijayamma meets Rajnath seeking support

Special Correspondent
Comment (1)   ·   print   ·   T  T  
YSR Congress Party leader YS Vijayamma with BJP President Rajnath Singh in New Delhi on Wednesday. Photo: PTI
YSR Congress Party leader YS Vijayamma with BJP President Rajnath Singh in New Delhi on Wednesday. Photo: PTI

Continuing her campaign with national parties to support the cause of a united Andhra Pradesh, YSR Congress Chief Y.S Vijayamma on Wednesday met BJP president Rajnath Singh, among others, on Wednesday.

Earlier in the day she had met CPI leader D. Raja while on Tuesday, she had called on the CPI (M) leader Prakash Karat regarding the same issue.

In the course of her 20-minute meeting with the BJP President, Ms. Vijayamma handed over a memorandum, listing reasons why her party was opposed to the bifurcation move, and asked Mr. Singh to reconsider the BJP’s stand on the issue.

However, she evaded questions on the prospect of an electoral alliance with the BJP saying the time was not right to talk about alliances as Andhra Pradesh was burning.

Ms. Vijayamma requested the BJP chief to stick to an earlier resolution by L.K Advani which said that the State should be bifurcated either through a State Assembly resolution or by the second States Reorganisation Commission.

RELATED NEWS

Curfew relaxed in VizianagaramOctober 10, 2013

The meeting of Ms,Vijayamma, mother of Y.S.R.Congress chief
with Mr,Rajnath Singh BJP chief is to scuttle the proposal of Mr,Naidu,Telugu Desam Chief who wants a tie up
with BJP in the forth coming general election.

from:  V.Shanmuganathan
Posted on: Oct 10, 2013 at 02:43 IST
This article is closed for comments.
Please Email the Editor

Tamil Nadu

Andhra Pradesh

Other States

Kerala

Karnataka

Telangana


O
P
E
N

close

Recent Article in National

RSS has proposed thatUnion Human Resource Development Minister Smriti Irani set up the institute.

RSS think tank pitches for Institute for Classical Studies

Proposal comes from India Policy Foundation, which is funded by the RSS. »