Kodela funerals to be held with State honours
Andhra Pradesh

Kodela funerals to be held with State honours

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Amaravati, Sep 17 : The funerals of Andhra Pradesh Legislative Assembly former Speaker Kodela Shiva Prasad, who committed suicide in Hyderabad, will be held with State honours.

Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister Y S Jagan Mohan Reddy asked Chief Secretary L V Subramanyam to issue orders in this regard. Telugu Desam party senior leader Mr.Kodela Shiva Prasad Rao, was a six-time MLA and held many key portfolios, including Home and Panchayat Raj, committed suicide by hanging himself to the ceiling fan in his house in Hyderabad.

The body was being shifted to his native town Narasaraopet in Guntur district in Andhra Pradesh, where the funeral would be held with State honours.(UNI)