It is known that YS Jagan used Odarpu Yatra for the growth of his political career. The yatra was originally started for consoling the families committed to suicide after the death of his father late YS Rajasekhar Reddy.His Odarpu continued till elections but he was not benefited with the Yatra.
And now, The Opposition leader in Andhra Pradesh has restarted his famous Odarpu Yatra. But this time, he did yatra for another reason. This time Jagan is conducting the tour to console the grief-stricken family members of the 24 persons who died when a 11-storeyed under-construction `Trust Heights’ building collapsed in Chennai recently. The yatra started yesterday with the consolation of collapse victims.In his tour Jagan will be meeting the bereaved family members of seven construction workers from Krishnapuram who died in the incident .
Some political observers opining that Jagan conducting this tour to pump confidence in the party cadre of North Coastal Andhra Pradesh where his party was almost wiped out in the recent elections. Its known that YSRCP honorary president YS Vijayamma and Jagan mother lost to BJP candidate with a whopping majority of over 90000 votes and many of Party’s leaders and former ministers tasted failure. So Jagan might be in a view to get some political mileage with this yatra.
Already, both AP and Tamilnadu Governments responded quickly on the mishap and steps are being taken to support the victims by all sort.Now the timing of Jagan’s tour is now setting tongues wagging and raising many questions. Jagan hopes to derive some political mileage criticizing government for not helping the victim families.Will Jagan’s tour yields the results? Many said a big NO…