Hyderabad: Nineth Foundation Day of the YSR Congress Party was celebrated with fanfare and firm resolve to emulate the ideals of Dr YS Rajasekhara Reddy and strengthening the hands of YS Jagan Mohan Reddy who is getting a massive response from the masses.
The Party flag was unfurled at the Central Party office to mark the event here on Tuesday and the speakers who attended the function recalled the many struggles the Party has taken up under the leadership of YS Jagan Mohan Reddy.
The mass contact programme the family members had taken up from Dr YS Rajasekhara Reddy to YS Sharmila to YS Jagan Mohan Reddy had brought the masses closer and the leaders who had a better understanding of the plight of the common people, they said.
The need of the hour is a leader like YS Jagan Mohan Reddy who had recently completed Praja Sankalpa Yatra covering over 3,648 km and interacting with all sections of people. The response to the Padayatra and the public meetings of YS Jagan Mohan Reddy indicates the pulse of the people which they will decisively tell in the days to come, they said.
Besides YV Subba Reddy, prominent among those who attended the function include, Ummreddy Venkateswarlu, C. Ramachandraiah, Janga Krishna Murthy, Lakshmi Parvathi, Gattu Srikanth Reddy, Md. Iqbal and others.
The Foundation Day is being celebrated at various places, according to reports pouring in.