Youth Congress activists have set ablaze the effigy of Rajya Sabha member and senior Congress leader V. Hanumantha Rao in the city on Sunday.

Youth Congress leaders Alumuru Sreenivasa Reddy and Sainath led the protest against the attitude of leaders including Keshava Rao and Hanumantha Rao towards late Rajasekhara Reddy.

They stated that no region in the State can afford to forget the services rendered by YSR to the party.