Three Congress MPs sits in a two-day fast (Sankalp Deeksha)
January 3, 2014 - Hyderabad
Defying the Congress high command, three MPs of the party Lagadapati Rajagopal, GV Harsha Kumar and Sabbam Hari went on a two-day fast demanding to keep the State united.
These MPs sat on a fast opposite Indira Park from Friday morning which was visited by more than half-a-dozen MPs and Ministers and expressed solidarity. MP Rayapati Sambasiva Rao spent there for nearly three hours while Ministers Anam Ramanarayana Reddy, Ganta Srinivasa Rao, Erasu Prathap Reddy, TG Venkatesh, K Parthasarthy and Pithani Satyanarayana are among those spent there in considerable time. Former Minister Gade Venkata Reddy and JC Diwakar Reddy and Rajya Sabha Member KVP Ramachandra Rao too extended support. Vundavalli Arun Kumar and Sai Prathap are likely to participate in the Deeksha on Saturday.