On Friday, Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister YS Jagan Mohan Reddy released Rs 261.51 cr to 2,61,516 benefiries at the rate of Rs 10,000 each under the YSR Vahana Mitra scheme. Jagan Mohan Reddy officially participated in this program in Visakhapatnam. Donning the uniform of khaki shirt of an auto driver, he participated in the Vahana Mitra event at Andhra University Grounds and interacted with the beneficiaries.
He also sat in the driving seat of an auto with a lady driver and interacted with her. Auto drivers presented driver dresses on stage to Andhra Pradesh Tourism Minister Roja who also attended the program in Tirupati. Later, Minister Roja took to the driver’s seat and drove the auto carrying others. Now, a video, where Roja is seen driving an auto as driver, is going viral on the internet.
Later Roja interacted with the media and slammed Jana Sena chief Pawan Kalyan over Jagan Mohan Reddy’ Digital Campaign.
Ministers Boodi Mutyalanaidu, Pinipe Vishwarup, Gudivada Amarnath, Vidadala Rajani, Kottu Satyanarayana, Botsa Satyanarayana, TTD Chairman YV Subbareddy, MPs, MLCs, MLAs, other public representatives and officials also attended the program.
On this occasion Jagan Mohan Reddy said, “ My government took less loans compared to the previous government. This was the only gov in the country providing financial assistance to each of the driver-cum-owners of auto, taxi and maxi cabs towards the needs of their vehicle.”