Hyderabad: Andhra Pradesh Congress Committee
president D Srinivas has welcomed Praja Rajyam chief K
Chiranjeevi`s assurance on extending his party`s support to
the Congress government in the state if the situation
"I welcome this and appreciate Chiranjeevi for coming
out with such an assurance," Srinivas told newsmen at the
Gandhi Bhavan here today.
The PCC chief praised PRP president saying,"From an
acclaimed actor, Chiranjeevi has metamorphosed into a matured
politician. He has been making his political statements these
days with a lot of maturity."
It may be recalled that Chiranjeevi promised to extend
the support of his party`s 18 MLAs in case the ruling Congress
suffered a split and threat to the Rosaiah government.
"We shall ensure that people of the state are not
overburdened with another election because of the political
turn of events," Chiranjeevi said, in an oblique reference to
speculation that Kadapa MP Y S Jaganmohan Reddy might break
the Congress in Andhra Pradesh since he was denied the Chief
Incidentally, Srinivas indirectly snubbed actor
Rajasekhar and his wife Jeevita for levelling a series of
allegations recently against Chiranjeevi`s blood bank affairs.
"If anyone has any complaints in this regard, they can
approach the appropriate authorities. But they should not go
in public with the allegations," Srinivas added.