Jagan Mohan to go for a week – long fast

Hyderabad, Feb 17: Former Congress MP Y S Jagan Mohan Reddy would undertake a week-long fast here from tomorrow demanding that the Andhra Pradesh government release funds for the tuition fees reimbursement scheme.

The fast would begin at 10 am at Indira Park and will continue for a week, sources said.

Jagan has held hunger strikes earlier on various issues like demanding higher compensation for farmers hit by heavy rains, alleged adverse fall out of the verdict of Krishan river water disputes tribunal among others.

His fast in Delhi on the verdict of Krishna water disputes tribunal created a sensation as it was attended by about 25 Congress MLAs.

Jagan had announced that he was doing a favour to the Congress by asking the party MLAs loyal to him not to quit their posts for now.

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