The ruling TDP cadre has conducted a ‘deeksha’ on Wednesday in Visakhapatnam. The protest was led by MLAs, MLCs, MPs and other senior leaders of the party demanding the formation of a new railway zone with Visakhapatnam as headquarters. Addressing at the event, Anantapur TDP MP JC Diwakar Reddy began his speech attacking at the former Congress Chief Sonia Gandhi for taking a decision against Andhra Pradesh. He said if he had contested in 2014 on Congress ticket, he could not have get the deposits also. He has also commented on Polavaram project and the controversy associated with it.