Senior Congress leader S Jaipal Reddy's last rites have been performed with full state honours. He has been laid to rest at Necklace Road in Hyderabad. Congress senior leaders Ghulam Nabi Azad, Siddaramaiah, Mallikarjun Kharge, KR Ramesh Kumar and CPM leader Sitaram Yechury have attended the funeral. The funeral procession began from his residence in Jubilee Hills and the mortal remains have been kept in Gandhi Bhavan, the Congress headquarters, for public viewing. Telangana Chief Minister KCR has earlier directed Chief Secretary SK Joshi to make necessary arrangements to this effect and accordingly it carried out.