Ex Minister Madala Janakiram passes away in Renigunta after a prolonged treatment for his illness. He breathes his last when he was getting shifted to Hyderabad KIMS hospital for treatment. He won the elections from Congress party in 1989 from Udayagiri as MLA and was taken into former CM Nedurumalli Janardhan Reddy's cabinet as minister. He played important role in state politics. He had good hold on Nellore district politics and used to support leaders politically and people socially. He became ill 3 days back and his followers claim that he was not given proper treatment in Nellore hospital.