BJP cadres not to lag behind in the eyes of people started their fast untodeath and police shifted all of them to hospital. Incidentally all of them sat for four days. Now YSRCP leaders started their deeksha in new MLA quarters and even they may be shifted to hospital. Only TRS and MIM stayed away from deekshas.People are stunned by this viral fast unto death syndrome in parties.
A look at the political parties in Andhra Pradesh gets the feeling that they are suffering from fasting deeksha syndrome. In the beginning CPI,CPM party cadre sat on fast unto death deeksha. Even before they are done with their deeksha, TDP started their own fast unto death in Old MLA quarters.