Immolate Munikoti Reddy Dies for AP Special Status

youth-fireCongress worker attempted suicide by setting himself ablaze at a public meeting organized by AP Congress in Tirupati yesterday , dies.

Munikoti, a divorcee and lives alone in Manchala street in the Tirupati, suffered 95 per cent burns. Muni Koti, 46, rushed to the dais, raised slogans demanding the special status before dousing himself with kerosene. He was shifted to to CMC Hospital in Vellore and to a Hospital in Chennai for better care. However doctors could not save him.

APCC president N Raghuveera Reddy announced Rs 2 lakh , AP chief minister N Chandrababu Naidu held a review meeting to discuss measure to stop such attempts.