K M Dayashankar
KARIMNAGAR: Telangana Pradesh Congress Committee president A Revanth Reddy paid floral tributes to the statue of former legislator and former Vemulawada temple chairman Bomma Venkateshwar at Munnuru Kapu sangham trust-building at Bommakal on the outskirts of Karimnagar town.
Mr Revanth Reddy, who was here in Karimnagar town as part of the electioneering to the Huzurabad by-elections, visited the Munnuru Kapu sangham trust and paid tributes by garlanding the statue of Bomma Venkateshwar on Sunday. Speaking on the occasion, he said Bomma Venkateshwar had strived hard for the development and uniting the Munnuru Kapus in the district.
Stating that Mr Venkateshwar was a hardcore Congressman, he said that the Congress party had also accorded utmost importance to the Munnuru Kapus such as V Hanumantha Rao, D Srinivas and after the formation of Telangana state made Ponnala Lakshmaiah as the first TPCC president.
Recollecting the services of Venkanna, Mr Revanth Reddy said that Mr Venkanna strived hard for the development of Husnabad assembly segment and strengthening of the party in the district by uniting all the Kapus. He appreciated Bomma Sriram Chakravarthy for continuing the legacy of his father Bomma Venkateshwar.
Former MPs Ponnam Prabhakar and Sircilla Rajaiah, Congress leaders Mallu Ravi, Bomma Mahesh Goud, Vem Narender Reddy, DCC president K Satyanarayana, trust chairman and Husnabad party incharge Bomma Sriram Chakravarthy and others were also present.