Senior TDP leader and former minister TDP Pinamaneni Venkateshwara Rao was seriously injured in a car accident at Outer Ring Road in Hyderabad around midnight on Monday.
His wife and driver reportedly died on the spot, while he was immediately taken to Apollo Hospital Jubliee Hills.The family was travelling from Vijayawada to Hyderabad. Reports state that the former minister's car hit another car in which a lady and two children were traveling.
Madhuri, who was returning from Rajiv Gandhi International airport after dropping her husband also died on the spot. Her two children who were severely injured have been shifted to the hospital.
VV Chalapathi Inspector Pahadi Sharif told The News Minute, "Around midnight the accident happened at Outer Ring Road as the car back tyre was broken and it hit the railing of the road at the ORR.''
P Venkateshwara Rao is currently the Chairman of Andhra Pradesh Co-operative Bank(COB).