The Praja Sankalpa Yatra or Padayatra as it was popularly known first began on the same day in 2017 from Idupulapaya, after he paid respects to his father late Dr YS Rajasekhara Reddy’s resting place has completed two years today Wednesday, November 6th.
YS Jagan traversed through 13 districts, 135 assembly constituencies, 2516 villages for a period of 341 days covering 3648 Kms. YSRCP Chief YS Jagan Mohan Reddy conducted and addressed 124 public rallies and 55 ‘Atmiya Sammelans’ during the Padayatra, which finally culminated on January 9th, 2019 at Ichchapuram in Srikakulam district. Vijaya Sankalpa Sthupam, a pylon in commemoration of this Padayatra was inaugurated on the last day.
Jagan Mohan Reddy made several promises in this journey, addressing various issues of farmers, industry, cottage industry, education, etc. The people of Andhra Pradesh showed their faith through their votes in the General Elections. The result was a win in the General Elections where the YSRCP won 151 Assembly seats out of the 175 seats and 22 Parliamentary seats out of the 25 seats.
Within three months of assuming charge as the Chief Minister of Andhra Pradesh, YS Jagan Mohan Reddy has kept his promises. He first signed on the file where the pension for elderly was enhanced to RS 2,250 and continued to implement various welfare schemes in a phased manner and as promised in the Praja Sankalpa Yatra.