Dokka Manikya Varaprasad resigns as MLC
Former minister and TDP leader has taken a surprise decision on Tuesday and resigned for the post of MLC and sent a letter to the party president N.Chandrababunaidu. Actually the party high command has issued a circular to all MLAs, MLCs to attend the house with out fail but he did not attend. Moreover he submitted his resignation to the MLC post. It’s not clear whether he would continue in the TDP or not. Later Dokka in a statement said that he would not be contesting in the direct elections in future. He was the minister for education in YSR cabinet between 2004-2009 and later he joined TDP.