Somu Veerraju

Somu Veerraju slams police over arrests, asks if there is 'Emergency' in Andhra Pradesh

Speaking to the media from his residence in Tadepalli, the BJP state president expressed his anger over police forces being deployed at his residence and ‘arrests’ of other leaders. 

published on : 22nd January 2021

Somu meets Mudragada, BJP terms it courtesy call

As a part of strengthening the party in Andhra Pradesh, the core committee is also going to discuss inviting former politicians and film actors into the party.

published on : 17th January 2021

Issue clarification or face defamation suit, Somu writes to DGP

In a letter written to the DGP on Saturday, Somu said Sawang, being in a constitutional and responsible position, should not make confusing statements and create a false impression in minds of people.

published on : 17th January 2021

Issue fresh poll notification scrap old one: Andhra BJP to SEC

Later in the evening, a delegation from the saffron party, on Somu’s instructions, submitted a representation detailing the same in the SEC’s office. 

published on : 10th January 2021

Home Minister remains a mute spectator: Andhra BJP chief  

BJP national secretary and state co-incharge Sunil Deodhar also lashed out at the ruling party claiming that the ‘ignorant’ government would pay a heavy price for its inaction.

published on : 2nd January 2021

Include pvt PG colleges in schemes: Andhra Pradesh BJP

In a letter written on Wednesday, Somu claimed that lives of at least 70,000 students would be affected due to the government’s decision to exclude private PG colleges. 

published on : 31st December 2020

Ripples in BJP over Somu’s Amaravati remarks

After Somu Veerraju took over the party reins in the State in July, three members were suspended for airing views on Amaravati that were more in line with the TDP.

published on : 16th December 2020

Give Rs 10,000 monthly aid to private teachers: Somu to CM

In a letter sent to the Chief Minister on Tuesday, Somu, who is also an MLC, claimed that 3.5 lakh teachers and staff lost employment due to the lockdown.

published on : 16th December 2020

Amaravati will be only capital of AP: BJP chief

BJP State chief Somu Veerraju as assured protesting farmers that Amaravati will continue to be the only capital of the State. 

published on : 15th December 2020

BJP State chief Somu Veerraju lashes out at Andhra govt over sand shortage

He said lack of sand has rendered several people dependent on the building and construction sector jobless.

published on : 11th December 2020

CM Jagan didn’t see AP roads after his padayatra: BJP

So, he seems to have not been aware of the poor conditions of the roads in the State. We demand that the government immediately repair the roads.

published on : 6th December 2020

BJP demands Rs 25K aid each for cyclone-hit  farmers

The BJP also demanded that the damaged/inundated paddy be purchased by the government so that farmers would not be at a loss.

published on : 29th November 2020

Somu wants Vajpayee statue at Polavaram project site

Veerraju also criticised the YSRC government for making hollow promises and said nothing concrete has been done for the people of the State so far. 

published on : 22nd November 2020

BJP questions police arrest in Nandyal suicide case

The BJP state chief said TDP supremo N Chandrababu Naidu was not sincere about the Polavaram project.

published on : 17th November 2020

BJP 'confident' of winning Tirupati seat, says state party president Somu Veerraju

Exuding confidence of party victory in the Tirupati parliamentary by-election, Veerraju mentioned that the BJP-led Centre has been providing funds for the Tirupati smart city development.

published on : 13th November 2020
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