SURYA PRAKASH REDDY

  • Union minister wants Kurnool as capital of Seemandhra November 26, 2013

    New Delhi: A Union Minister from Rayalaseema region has demanded that Kurnool be made the capital of Seemandhra. Union Minister of State for Railways Kotla Jaya Surya Prakash Reddy on Tuesday met the Group of Ministers (GoM) looking into the bifurcation of Andhra Pradesh and pushed for Kurnool, a week...
  • Railway pitches for fare hike of 510 paise per km December 23, 2012

    New Delhi: Faced with mounting deficit of over Rs 20,000 crore in the passenger segment, Railways is keen on raising passenger fares between 510 paise per km in the coming months to generate the revenue of about Rs 4,000 crore. The hike could come close on the heels of Railways...
  • Train fare hike is necessary: MoS Railways December 16, 2012

    New Delhi: The Minister of State for Railways Surya Prakash Reddy has indicated that the train fares may be hiked soon as the "financial condition of the Railways is not sound". Speaking to reporters, Reddy said that hiking the fares had become necessary. Train fares have been at the centre of...
  • More faces from AP in PM's team; all for Telangana? October 29, 2012

    Hyderabad: The biggest representation statewise in the Cabinet reshuffle on Sunday was perhaps from Andhra Pradesh. Five new faces have been inducted into the Cabinet including two from the Telangana region. Meanwhile, Pallam Raju, who has been the minister of state for defence since 2006, has been elevated to the...
  • 'Loyal' Andhra Congress MP KJS Reddy gets MoS berth October 28, 2012

    New Delhi: A seasoned politician, Kotla Jaya Suryaprakash Reddy has come a long way in the Congress in Andhra Pradesh after being elected to Lok Sabha for the first time in 1994. Son of Rayalaseema strongman late Kotla Vijayabaskara Reddy, Suryaprakash's family has always been loyal to the GandhiNehru family. Vijayabaskara...