Andhra chief minister at home, watching televisionMay 16th, 2009 - 12:47 pm ICT by IANS
Hyderabad, May 16 (IANS) Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister Y.S. Rajasekhara Reddy was spending Saturday morning at home, watching election results on television.
YSR, as the chief minister is popularly known, had his breakfast with his family members, and watched TV as initial trends indicated a hung assembly.
No other leader from his ruling Congress party was present. YSR preferred to remain with family members.
The chief minister was watching ‘Sakshi’ channel, run by his industrialist son Y.S. Jaganmohan Reddy, who is also the Congress party candidate from Kadapa Lok Sabha constituency.
Confident of another term for the Congress party, YSR had forecast that it would get 230 seats in the 294-member assembly.
YSR, who completed five years in office Thursday, stuck to his tally even a day before the counting.
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