Vijayawada: The Congress on Tuesday demanded that the State government order judicial probe into circumstances that led to boat capsize which claimed lives of 22 pilgrims going to Pavitra Sangamam to perform a ritual.
Former Union minister Pallam Raju and other leaders of Congress party fact finding committee on Krishna river tragedy at Pavitra Sangamam near Vijayawada on Tuesday
It had become a practice for the TDP government to constitute committees when mishaps occur. The committee which was appointed in the aftermath of pilgrims’ death during Godavari Pushkaralu had not come with any result so far. What was the benefit of such committees which never disclose their findings, he questioned.