In an unforeseen move, YSR Congress party chief Jagan Mohan Reddy has announced that his party MPs will resign in protest if SCS is not granted. (“YSRCP MPs to resign if the centre does not grant Special Category Status”)
Jagan Mohan Reddy who addressed a gathering as part of his Padayatra in Nellore has announced that if the Central Government does not fulfil the promise of granting Special Category Status to Andhra Pradesh, its member of parliament will resign in protest.
He said, “Special Category status is the right of every citizen of Andhra Pradesh. If we are not given special status by April 5, our MPs will resign on April 6 “. He also pledged that YSRCP will not compromise until the state gets Special Category status.
On March 1st, the opposition also plans to hold a protest at Chief Minister’s Office in Vijayawada, the day when then President of India Pranab Mukherjee attested the bifurcation of the State in 2014.
The YSRCP leaders along with people fighting for special status will siege all district collectorates in Andhra Pradesh demanding Special Category Status.
On March 5th, YSRCP MPs will lead a march of more than thousand people from Ektha Sthal to the Parliament to protest before the Parliament demanding Special Category Status and manifest agony and anger on the compromise by the government.