Telangana CM in an official statement described Rosaiah as one such leader. He graced the position he held.
Former Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister Konijeti Rosaiah passes away
Former chief minister of undivided Andhra Pradesh and senior Congress leader Konijeti Rosaiah passed away on Saturday. Party sources gave this information about this. Rosaiah was 88 years old. Sources said that Rosaiah fell ill this morning and died on the way to a private hospital.
Konijeti Rosaiah was also the Governor of Tamil Nadu.
He was also the Governor of Tamil Nadu from 31 August 2011 to 30 August 2016. Rosaiah made his political journey in 1968 as a member of the Legislative Council. After the death of YS Rajasekhara Reddy, he was the Chief Minister of Andhra Pradesh from September 3 to November 25. Prior to that, he served as the Finance Minister and has the distinction of presenting the state budget for a record 15 times. Born in 1933, Rosaiah began his legislative journey in 1968 as a member of the Andhra Pradesh Legislative Council. He has also represented Chirala in the Andhra Pradesh Legislative Assembly.
CM condoles the death of Rosaiah
Telangana Chief Minister K. Chandrashekhar Rao has condoled the death of Rosaiah. An official statement said Rao described Rosaiah as one such leader. Who graced the position to which he held. Rao said that he expressed his condolences to the family of the late leader. Several party leaders including Tamil Nadu Pradesh Congress Committee President Revanth Reddy condoled the death of Rosaiah.
Congress expressed grief by tweeting
Apart from this, the Andhra Pradesh unit of Congress condoled the death of Konijeti Rosaiah by tweeting. Chief Minister Y.S. Jagan Mohan Reddy has also expressed grief over the demise of Rosaiah and expressed condolences to the bereaved family members.