Floral tributes paid to G Venkatswamy

TPCC Chief N Uttam Kumar Reddy has said Congress leader late G Venkatswamy dreamt about Telangana State and strove for it at his level best.


After paying floral tributes to G Venkatswamy statue at Tank Bund here on Tuesday, Uttam said Venkatswamy’s services for the development of the nation and State and Congress party were unforgettable. He recalled the services of Venkatswamy as a Congress Working Committee member and deputy leader of the Lok Sabha. He said Venkatswamy implemented several developmental works as a Union Minister. Venkatswamy’s family members, Congress leaders participated in the program.

Earlier, Uttam Kumar Reddy paid floral tributes to the portrait of Venkatswamy at Gandhi Bhavan. Former Union Minister S Jaipal Reddy, CLP leader K Jana Reddy, MLA Dr J Geetha Reddy, former MPs G Vivek, Ponnam Prabhakar, former Ministers D Sridhar Babu, Vinod and other party leaders participated in the program. (NSS)