The chopper carrying YSR along with four others was found in a mangled state around 40 nautical miles east of the Kurnool on Thursday, Sep 3 morning along with five dead bodies.
Speaking on the chief minister's sad demise, Senior Congress leader Renuka Chowdhury said, "He was a very hands on chief minister. He did not hesitate to work hard, fight hard for issues dear to him. It is really very difficult to talk about him in the past tense."
The news of the Congress leader's death brought in reactions from many. While the people who benefited from the leader's reforms are heartbroken, party leaders are expressing shock and fondly recollecting the man of masses.