Y S Vivekananda reddy no more

Y. S. Vivekananda Reddy (YSVR) is no more after a cardiac arrest in the early hours of Friday in Pulivendala is survived by his wife and a daughter.The sudden death of YSVR is a shock to both his family and the party. A soft spoken and straight forward person was a big support to his brother YSR and his son YSJR. Brother of former CM of Andhra pradesh Y S Rajashekhar Reddy YSVR was born on 1 April 1950.




Vivekananda Reddy was twice elected as a Member of the Legislative Assembly for the Pulivendula constituency (1989,1994),he was elected twice to the Lok Sabha from the Kadapa constituency (1999,2004).In September 2009, Vivekananda Reddy was elected as a member of the Andhra Pradesh Legislative Council.Later, in the 2011, Vivekananda Reddy contested the Pulivendula by-elections leaving the INC to form YSR Congress.