Former Minister Viswaroop, who recently quit Congress, called on fasting YSR Congress president Jaganmohan Reddy and announced that he would be joining YSRC on October 18. Talking to reporters at the hunger strike venue, he lauded Mr. Jagan for working sincerely towards the cause of united Andhra Pradesh and said that he came to express solidarity with him. He said the Congress was not bothered about people’s agitation and that’s why he had quit that party.
Mr.Viswaroop, represents Amalapuram (SC) constituency. Meanwhile Congress MP from Anantapur, Anantha Venkatarami Reddy also called on Mr. Jagan and expressed his solidarity with him for taking up the cause of united Andhra Pradesh.