|
|
|
|
|
24th Zilhaj 1435 | Monday, Oct 20, 2014
Hyderabad

Padayatra time for political parties in AP

Wednesday, 5 December 2012
Comments(0)
Hyderabad, December 05:

It is padayatra time for all political parties in the State and every political party has hit the road in one form or the other.

Dr YS Rajasekhar Reddy’s padayatra before 2004 elections has been a mega hit and now all parties are following the example what with the talk of elections looming large and there is certainty of a snap poll.

Polls or otherwise, TDP wants to redeem its lost pride and N Chandrababu Naidu hit the road and treaded over 1,000 km and is in Telangana after covering Rayalaseema. He is a worried man with his party losing in all the by-elections, some of the leaders deserting the Party, not to speak of differences with the Nandamuri clan popping up very frequently.

His poor health and age are also being projected to give hype to his mass contact programme and he is touring Telangana for the second time as the Party has a strong base despite TRS presence.

YSR Congress has fired Sharmila like a missile into the political arena with YS Jagan Mohan Reddy being in jail and YS Vijayamma giving way for younger blood. Sharmila started her padayatra obviously from Idupulapaya, where her father was cremated and covered the entire Rayalaseema and is now in Mahboobnagar. There has been some resistance but that has been ignored and she is going ahead in Telangana region.

Chief Minister N Krian Kumar Reddy too has been converting the launching of welfare schemes and inauguration of projects into a mass contact programme and has become very vocal about the Congress Party and its policies.

TRS cannot be far behind and has started Pallebata, what with two Seemandhra leaders crisscrossing the terrain and attracting huge crowds.

The surprising card in the pack in the Majlis-e-Ittehadul Muslimeen, which is also going on a mass contact programme to enlighten the people about the Congress designs in joining hands with fundamentalists and losing its secular character.

The one-legislator party Lok Satta is also at it with the Party President Jai Prakash Narayana going on a three-day hunger strike in a fight against corruption.

BJP has earlier conducted a Telangana yatra which gave them Mahboobnagar seat.

All the programmes are seen as an exercise to finalise candidates for the ensuing assembly and Lok Sabha elections depending on the mobilisation power when the leaders on their course ofpadayatra, we hear someone say. (INN)

Latest News

BJP pulls up 'divided' AAP

The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) on Monday asked the Arvind Kejriwal-led Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) to first set its house in order before advisi ...

Reason for Congress-NCP split will be clea...

Congress Party leader Rashid Alvi on Monday said the NCP's decision to offer outside support to the BJP to form a government in Maharashtra ...

Nobody takes 'pathetic' Pakistan...

Taking a jibe at Pakistan People's Party (PPP) chief Bilawal Bhutto's recent statement on Kashmir, Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leader Subra ...

Related News

MIM will now focus on UP, West Bengal: Owaisi

After its impressive debut in Maharashtra, Majlis-e-Ittehadul Muslimeen (MIM) will now focus on Karnataka, Uttar Pradesh, West Bengal and ot ...

AP police to check Maoists-villagers clash...

The Andhra Pradesh Police sent teams to a tribal area in Visakhapatnam district on Monday following reports that three Maoists were killed b ...

Youth stalking African student held in Hyd...

A youth has been arrested for stalking an African girl student in Hyderabad. The youth was booked after the Angolan girl lodged a complai ...

Post new comment

To combat spam, please enter the code in the image.

Rs. 27000 (Per 10g)

Opinion Poll
Do you think the victory of BJP in Haryana and Maharashtra, last nail in the Congress coffin?
YesNoCan't say

Matrimony | Photos | Videos | Search | Polls | Archives | Advertise | Letters

© The Siasat Daily, 2012. All rights reserved.
Jawaharlal Nehru Road, Abids, Hyderabad - 500001, AP, India
Tel: +91-40-24744180, Fax: +91-40-24603188
contact@siasat.com