In a tragic incident, former AP Assembly Speaker Kodela Siva Prasad has attempted suicide by hanging. According to the reports, Kodela has attempted suicide at his residence in Hyderabad. His position is said to be critical and he was shifted to Basavatarakam hospital in Hyderabad for treatment. He was under the care of ventilation. It is learned from family and party sources that former Speaker has tried to end himself by hanging in one of the rooms today after taking breakfast. The news has shocked the family members and party cadre.