Former Andhra Pradesh and TDP leader Kodela Siva Prasad Rao's last rites has begun today at his native place Kandlagunta. Party leaders and party activists have joined the last rites event in large number. The last rites will be performed with state honor.
Kodela Shiva Prasada Rao, aged 72, was a six-time MLA and former home minister. The senior politician was found hanging on Monday morning at his Hyderabad residence in Banjara Hills. He was the speaker of the Andhra Pradesh Assembly from 2014 to 2019 during the previous Chandrababu Naidu government.