YSR to be cremated at Pulivendula Today
The cremation of the Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister Y S Rajsekhar Reddy will be held at around 4 pm with full state honours in his native place Pulivendula in Cuddapah district on Friday.
The late chief minister’s body will lie in state at the Lal Bahadur Shastri Stadium from Friday morning till about 1 pm to allow the general public and the political leaders to pay their last respects. It will then be flown to his native village in Cuddapah District for final rites.
The Andhra Pradesh Government has declared seven days state mourning in honour of YSR and cancelled all the official programmes in the state and the national flag will be hoisted at half-mast.