Vijayawada, Dec 23: In Andhra Pradesh, the two political leaders, who started their hunger strike with demand of high compensation for the farmers of the state, continued their protest. While support for one has been swelled, others health condition deteriorated.
Citing the deleterious health condition of Telugu Desam Party (TDP) president Chandrababu Naidu, who continued his hunger strike for the sixth day on Dec 23, Opposition parties in the state strongly condemned Central and state government.
"He (Naidu) needs to take fluids immediately but he is refusing to do so. Without fluids, the deterioration in his condition will first affect his heart," stated NIIMS hospital official.
On the other side, Jaganmohan Reddy, who resigned as Congress MP recently, continued his second day hunger strike on Dec 23 and media report informed that Congress MLAs along with a PRP legislator joined Jagan.