Vastavam web: Senior politician from Nellore Anam Vivekananda Reddy passed away after a prolonged battle with lungs-related ailments at a private hospital in Secunderabad this morning. Anam was 67.Anam began his political career with the Congress party. He was elected to the AP Assembly thrice. After the defeat in the 2014 general elections, Anam, along with his brother Anam Ramanarayana Reddy, had quit Congress and joined the TDP in 2016.Anam Viveka is known to be a Mass Leader. It was his antics and dressing sense which made him so popular. Until bifurcation, Anam Brothers used to be a dominant force in Nellore district. From TDP Leadership, Anam Viveka expected MLC Post but his hopes were ruined.