YSR Congress Party President YS Jagan Mohan Reddy announced statewide padayatra from Oct 27th.
Jagan would tour all the 13 districts of the state for next 6 months starting from Idupulapaya of YSR Kadapa district. He would be covering 3000 kilometers.
Following TDP chief N. Chandrababu Naidu Padayatra formula who took padayatra from Anantapur district and successfully completed it, to get in power, Jagan announced his padayatra at the party national Plenary in Guntur.
As per astrological suggestions, Jagan was supposed to start from South-West corner in Antanpur. But he decided to start from Idupulapaya.
While late Y.S. Rajasekhar Reddy kickstarted padayatra from Chevella in Ranga Reddy district.