Former Minister Devineni Nehra passed away at around 5 AM on Monday due to cardiac arrest at a private hospital in Hyderabad. He is suffering from Kidney ailment since some time.
Devineni Rajasekhar is the original name of Nehru. He left a mark of his own on Vijayawada politics. He got elected as MLA (4 Times from Kankipadu & Once from Vijayawada East) for 5 terms.
He began his political career after the formation of TDP and served as Minister in NTR’s cabinet as well. In 2004, He was elected as MLA on Congress Ticket. He, however, faced defeat in 2009 and 2014 Elections. Finally, He came back to the parent party Telugu Desam last year.
AP CM opined that death of Devineni Nehru is an irreparable loss to the party. Speaker Kodela expressed shock upon knowing about the tragic news.
Family Members of Nehru rushed to Hyderabad soon after being informed about the death. Followers of Nehru can’t believe that their leader has passed away. Last Rites of the deceased leader will be performed at Vijayawada. RIP Nehru!!