Tragedy has struck senior Telangana leader Nagam Janardhan Reddy. Nagam's elder son Dr. Dinakar Reddy passed away due to heart attack at the Apollo Hospital in Hyderabad last night. Dinakar was 46 years old.
Dr. Dinakar Reddy had been suffering from breathe related problems for sometime. According to the media reports, Dinakar Reddy was admitted to Apollo around a week ago. Doctors were about to transplant his lungs, but tragedy struck before the surgery.
Nagam has two sons. Dinakar Reddy was his elder son and he was a practising doctor and a civil contractor. Nagam was a minister in the erstwhile TDP government. He later joined the BJP and finally settled in Congress. Several prominent leaders from the Congress and other parties visited Nagam and expressed condolences.