Jana Sena Party Chief Pawan Kalyan has launched a padayatra from Benz Circle in Vijayawada on Friday, demanding the BJP-led NDA government to grant Special Category Status (SCS) to Andhra Pradesh. Accompanied by CPI State Secretary Ramakrishna and CPM State Secretary Madhu, Pawan Kalyan took part in the padayatra. A large number of Jana Sena and Left party workers have participated in the padayatra. The 6-km padayatra will conclude at Ramavarappadu. City cops made elaborate security for the padayatra to avoid untoward incidents.