Vaddi Veerabhadra Rao, former MLA and YSR Congress Party leader, has announced that he will take up 116-day ‘door-to-door padayatra' from May 25.
Addressing a press conference here on Tuesday, Mr. Veerabhadra Rao said that he would start his ‘yatra' from Rajanagaram and on the day one he would be accompanied by former minister Pilli Subashchandra Bose, party State in-charge Y.V. Subba Reddy, party leaders Indukuri Krishnam Raju, Kudipudi Chittabbai, and Jyothula Nehru and others. As part of the programme, he would participate in programmes in Seethanagaram on May 26, and Korukonda (May 27). He would continue the programme in Rajanagaram mandal from June 1.
Mr. Veerabhadra Rao said he would cover 22 villages in each mandal. During the ‘padayatra', he would highlight the programmes of YSR Congress Party, particularly for the welfare of the BCs, Dalits, Muslims, and unemployed youth. He said that farmers' issues would be solved if the party comes to power in the next elections.