Congress senior leader, MP, Palvai Govardhan Reddy expired due to cardiac arrest. Today morning he went to Kulumanali to attend Parliamentary Standing Committee meetings in Himachal. His wife accompanied him in his tour as he looked unwell in the morning and he got chest pain when he was boarding down the flight. He was immediately rushed to the hospital where he died while undergoing treatment. But the news is not officially announced so far. He played a key role in Telangana formation and later on also in giving suggestions to the congress high command. Another senior leader V Hanumanta Rao while talking about Govardhan Reddy said he played very important role in Telangana formation. He said Palvai's death is a great loss to congress party and paid condolences to his family.