TDP MLC Yanamala Ramakrishnudu quits MLC post for Samaikyandra cause
August 30, 2013 - Hyderabad
Telugu Desam Party politburo member and Leader of the Opposition in the State Council Yanamala Ramakrishnudu tendered his resignation for the post on Friday in protest against the manner in which the bifurcation decision was taken. In a letter to the Council Chairman said that 'the incidents that are taking place in Andhra-Rayalaseema from the time the Congress Central Working Committee took a decision to bifurcate the State have deeply hurt me', he said. He said that' Since my heart is burning due to the developments in Seemandhra, I am not inclined to continue as member of the Legislative Council, said Yanamala Ramakrishnudu in the letter.