Vijayamma

  • Andhra Pradesh: Jagan to contest from Pulivendula Assembly seat 14-04-2014 04:02 PM

    Hyderabad: YSR Congress chief YS Jaganmohan Reddy would contest from Pulivendula seat in native Kadapa district during the Assembly polls in Andhra Pradesh. Jagan who has been MP from Kadapa, is fighting the Assembly polls for the first time. Pulivendula is a stronghold of the YSR family and it was...
  • YSR Congress to meet President to push for united Andhra Pradesh 30-01-2014 06:20 PM

    Buoyed by Andhra Pradesh Assembly rejecting the Telangana Bill, YSR Congress Party on Thursday said it will take the battle to Delhi and meet President Pranab Mukherjee to reiterate the need for keeping the state united. "Very soon YS Jagan Mohan Reddy (the party chief) will lead a delegation to...
  • Vijayamma to tour cyclone-hit Srikakulam on Wednesday 15-10-2013 03:21 PM

    YSR Congress party honorary president YS Vijayamma would tour in the Cyclone-hit Srikakulam district on Wednesday. She would visit the worst-affected Palasa and Icchapuram assembly constituencies in the district, the YSRCP said in a release. According to the official estimates, coconut plantations in 3,219 hectares suffered damages due to the...
  • Did not meet President with YSR Congress delegation: Sitaram Yechury 10-10-2013 12:16 AM

    New Delhi: CPI(M) leader Sitaram Yechury tonight rubbished reports that he had met President Pranab Mukherjee with a YSR Congress delegation. Terming the reports as "completely fabricated", Yechury said, "There is no question of my going to meet the honourable President at all." He said he had a day-long meeting...
  • Jagan Reddy's mother meets BJP President Rajnath Singh 09-10-2013 05:56 PM

    New Delhi: YSR Congress chief YS Jaganmohan Reddy's mother Vijayamma met BJP President Rajnath Singh on Wednesday. The meeting took place a few days after YSR Congress chief praised BJP prime ministerial candidate and Gujarat Chief Miniter Narendra Modi for his administrative skills. He had said hat he wanted Modi...
  • YSR Congress leaders meet Pranab Mukherjee over Telangana row 09-10-2013 04:22 PM

    YSR Congress party honorary president YS Vijayamma on Wednesday called on President Pranab Mukherjee and urged him to keep Andhra Pradesh united. Vijayamma was accompanied by Communist Party of India-Marxist leader Sitaram Yechuri and leaders of her party. Later, talking to reporters, Vijayamma said she drew the President's attention towards...
  • Jaganmohan Reddy continues fast on seventh day 31-08-2013 10:45 AM

    YSR Congress party president YS Jaganmohan Reddy on Saturday continued his indefinite fast even as he was shifted from one hospital to another in view of his deteriorating condition. Jagan, as the MP from Kadapa is popularly known, was shifted late on Friday night to Nizam's Institute of Medical Sciences...
  • Police break Jagan's indefinite fast, take him to hospital 30-08-2013 10:09 AM

    Hyderabad: The Police broke YSR Congress chief Jagan Reddy's 5-day-long fast late on Thursday night and shifted him to a government hospital. The Police have said that his condition is now stable. The leader had declared an indefinite fast inside Chanchalguda jail where he was housed, to protest the bifurcation...
  • Vijayamma wants President to ensure justice to Telangana, Seemandhra 27-08-2013 09:09 AM

    YSR Congress Party will seek President Pranab Mukherjee's intervention to ensure "equal justice" to Seemandhra and Telangana regions in the wake of Centre's decision to divide Andhra Pradesh. A delegation under YSRCP honorary president YS Vijayamma will meet the President on Tuesday in New Delhi to apprise him about the...
  • YS Jaganmohan Reddy begins indefinite fast in jail 25-08-2013 12:37 PM

    Opposing the bifurcation of Andhra Pradesh, YSR Congress party president YS Jaganmohan Reddy on Sunday began indefinite fast inside the Chanchalguda Central Jail in Hyderabad. Jagan, as the MP from Kadapa is popularly known, refused tea and breakfast Sunday morning, as his fast began. Although the party announced that its...
  • Jagan to launch stir from jail, mother Vijayamma calls off hunger strike 24-08-2013 08:22 PM

    YSR Congress honorary president YS Vijayamma on Saturday called off her indefinite fast opposing proposed bifurcation of Andhra Pradesh after she was forcibly shifted to a hospital in Guntur in the wee hours. Vijayamma, who began indefinite hunger strike at Guntur on August 19, called off the protest in the...
  • Vijayamma, three TDP leaders on hunger strike shifted to hospital 24-08-2013 03:49 PM

    Four leaders including YSR Congress Honorary President Y Vijayamma, who went on an indefinite hunger strike in Guntur from August 19, opposing the bifurcation of Andhra Pradesh were on Saturday shifted to a local hospital after their health deteriorated, police said. Vijayamma along-with former TDP minister S Aruna, MLC N...
  • Vijayamma continues hunger strike at Guntur hospital 24-08-2013 11:57 AM

    YSR Congress party honorary president Y.S. Vijayamma, who was forcibly taken to hospital while on hunger strike by police in Guntur in Andhra Pradesh Saturday morning, continues to fast in hospital, said officials. Vijayamma, whose fast in protest against the bifurcation of Andhra Pradesh entered the sixth day Saturday, is...
  • YS Vijayamma begins indefinite fast over Telangana 19-08-2013 03:11 PM

    YS Vijayamma, honorary president of YSR Congress and widow of late Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister YS Rajasekhara Reddy, Monday began an indefinite fast demanding the Centre refrain from bifurcating the state if it cannot render justice to all the regions. Speaking on the occasion in Guntur, Vijayamma alleged that the...
  • Mamata woos YSR Congress, calls Jagan Reddy's mother to seek support for a federal front 07-07-2013 09:16 PM

    Hyderabad: Trinamool Congress chief and West Bengal Chief Minister on Sunday called up YSR Congress Party Honorary President and mother of Jagan Mohan Reddy YS Vijayamma to seek support for a non-Congress, non-BJP federal front. Vijayamma is positive towards the idea of the federal front. "The West Bengal Chief Minister...
  • Jagan Reddy should be hanged, says Andhra minister 13-04-2013 07:49 PM

    Hyderabad: An Andhra Pradesh minister's remark calling for hanging of jailed MP YS Jaganmohan Reddy has sparked a furore with the latter's YSR Congress party on Saturday staging protests against him across the state. YSR party leaders staged demonstrations in various parts of the state, burning the effigies of Finance...
  • YSR Congress to intensify agitation over power tariff hike 07-04-2013 05:59 AM

    Hyderabad: YSR Congress on Saturday said with the Congress-led Andhra Pradesh government not responding adequately to the issue of power tariff hike, it would intensify its agitation demanding roll-back in the increase. The party has asked its cadre to "picket all electricity sub-stations besides holding dharnas and taking out rallies...
  • We were thrown out of Congress: YSR's widow 06-12-2011 11:31 AM

    Hyderabad: Late Andhra Pradesh chief minister Y.S. Rajasekhara Reddy's widow Vijayamma on Monday accused the Congress party of throwing her and her son Y.S. Jaganmohan Reddy out of the party following the death of her husband. Making her maiden speech in the state assembly on Monday night, Vijayamma criticized both...
  • HC orders CBI probe into Chandrababu's assets 14-11-2011 03:02 PM

    Hyderabad: The Andhra Pradesh High Court on Monday ordered the Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI), Enforcement Directorate and Securities and Exchange Board of India (SEBI) to probe into the alleged illegal assets of TDP chief Chandrababu Naidu. A bench comprising justices Ghulam Mohammed and Nooti Ramamohan Rao gave these orders...
  • Kadapa: Jagan party slams Congress 03-09-2011 11:54 AM

    Kadapa: YSR Congress has hit out at ruling Congress in Andhra Pradesh, saying it is creating problems for their President YS Jagan Mohan Reddy, who is facing CBI probe over his assets and investments by companies in his business entities. Under the guise CBI probe, the Congress is trying to...
  • Jagan's mother writes to PM, flays CBI probe 20-08-2011 09:32 PM

    Hyderabad: Cornered by CBI probe into his assets, YS Jaganmohan Reddy, MP, on Saturday made his mother YS Vijayamma write a letter to Prime Minister Manmohan Singh pleading to bring some semblance of justice, sanity and fair play in the ongoing investigation. In a five-page letter to the Prime Minister,...