Hyderabad, May 23 UNI | 2 months ago

Senior leader of YSR Congress Party, Vaddepalli Narising Rao passed away at a corporate hospital here this morning. He was 64.

He had been ailing for quite some time and breathed his last in the early hours today while undergoing treatment at the hospital.

He was a close ally of the late Chief Minister Y S Rajasekhar Reddy.

In 2005, he served as the Chairman of Andhra Pradesh State Mines Development Corporation before joining YSR Congress Party in 2012.

He was very active in state politics from young age and gained popularity for his work and support in construction of popular Venkateshwara Swamy Temple, Sai Baba temple and Hanuman temple in Kukatpally and VNR Old Age Home in Bowrampet.

YSRCP Chief YS Jagan, who spoke to the bereaved family members over phone, expressed his deep condolence for the sad demise of Vaddepalli.

(Posted on 23-05-2014)