YSR's burial to be held in Pulivendula on Friday

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Hyderabad, Sep 3 (ANI): The last rites of the Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister Y.S.Rajsekhar Reddy will be held with full state honours at his native place Pulivendula in Cuddapah district on Friday.

According to sources the burial of the departed Chief Minister will be held at around 2 p. m. Before that the body of the Reddy will be placed at Lal Bahdur Shastri stadium to enable the public and supporters to pay the last respects, sources said.

Meanwhile, the bodies of all the five have been airlifted to Kurnool by the Indian Air Force helicopters. From here they will be shifted to Hyderabad in a special copter.

The autopsy of all the five bodies will be conducted in Hyderabad, sources added.

The Andhra Pradesh Government has declared five days state mourning in honour of YSR and cancelled all the official programmes in the state and the national flag will be hoisted at half-mast. (ANI)

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