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Chiranjeevi launches names his new political party - Praja Rajyam
Chiranjeevi Political Party - Praja Rajyam

Chiranjeevi launches names his new political party - Praja Rajyam
Addresses mammoth gathering with an emotional speech at Tirupati

Several people hurt as milling crowd goes berserk at Chiranjeevi Party Meeting
More than 35 fans of Chiranjeevi shifted to Ruia Hospital

Chiranjeevi fans flock to Tirupati ahead of the first public meeting
Meeting venue put up under security cover

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Chiranjeevi launches names his new political party - Praja Rajyam

Addresses mammoth gathering with an emotional speech at Tirupati

Tirupathi, August 26, 2008

Noted Telugu matinee idol Chiranjeevi launched his political party - Praja Rajyam - with a big bang at Tirupati on Tuesday by committed to socialism and empowerment of the poor and downtrodden. Nine day after he announced his entry into politics on August 17, he formally unveiled an agenda heavily titled as much towards middleclass as the poor and expressed a firm resolve to fight political corruption at the top since it was fountainhead of graft at all levels. Development of economically backward sections including farmers and artisans as well as the backward regions of coastal Andhra and Rayalaseema regions where there are still problems and teams would be on the top of the Praja Rajam’s agenda.

Addressing a mammoth public meeting at Avilala Cheruvu, the venue of the 1992 AICC plenary that was thronged by frenzied fans and followers who arrived in thousand of vehicles and 18 special trains throwing normal life out of gear in the vicinity. In his two-hour long speech, he touched upon all major issues confronting the State from the agrarian crises and farmers’ suicides to naxalism and separate Telangana. He said that the party would make a scientific assessment including categorization of the Scheduled Castes and consult intellectuals before arriving a decision. On the part of separate Telangana issues, he said that his party would respect the feelings of discrimination among the people and need to protect self-respect.

On the expected lines, he announced his resolve to cleanse politics by fighting corruption. He recalled former Prime Minister Rajiv Gandhi estimated that only 19 paisa of a rupee released by the government was reaching the people and the amount reaching at present would be lower. He said that he the party would ensure that the entire rupee reaches the poor.

Andhra Pradesh on August 26, 2008

Chiranjeevi launches names his new political party - Praja Rajyam
Addresses mammoth gathering with an emotional speech at Tirupati

Several people hurt as milling crowd goes berserk at Chiranjeevi Party Meeting
More than 35 fans of Chiranjeevi shifted to Ruia Hospital

TDP MLA Karanam Balaramakrishna Murty suspended for six months
Resolution adopted on Privileges Committee recommendation

Nava Telangana Praja Party to hold public meeting on Wednesday
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