Amaravati, Sep 11: Telugu Desam Party (TDP) Chief N Chandrababu Naidu and his son, Nara Lokesh have been put under preventive detention at their house and are not being allowed to meet media. TDP leaders had planned to protest against the YSR Jagan Mohan Reddy’s government which has completed 100 days in power last week.
Instead, the YSR Congress Party (YSRCP) of Jagan Mohan Reddy has organised ‘Chalo Atmakur’ rally on Wednesday against alleged political violence by YSRCP.
The YSR Congress Part will expose the alleged misdeeds of TDP leaders and the “victims of the previous TDP term will narrate the “terror tales of Chandrababu Naidu-led government”.
Former TDP MLA Tangirala Sowmya house arrested at Nandigama town after Sowmya and other TDP leaders sat on protest in front of her house for party’s ‘Chalo Atmakur’ rally against YSRCP. Former Andhra Pradesh Minister and TDP leader Bhuma Akhila Priya taken into preventive detention by police at Novotel hotel.
Terming the arrest of TDP leaders as “dark day in democrcay,” Former Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister Chandrababu Naidu said he will sit on a fast till 8 pm today against the arrest of his son Nara Lokesh and several leaders of his Telugu Desam Party (TDP) .
TDP leaders and workers who were trying to go to Chandrababu Naidu’s residence stopped by police and taken into preventive custody.
“To counter the false propaganda, YSRCP will organise ‘Chalo Atmakur’ on where the victims of the previous TDP Ministers, MLAs and Speaker will narrate their tale of woes and show the world how the ruling party has harassed the Opposition party leaders and supporters then,” the statement from YSRCP read.
The party stated while Chief Minister YS Jagan Mohan Reddy is working towards “bringing in a corruption free and transparent government”, Naidu has been “trying to create imaginary situation and manufacture dissent by raking up non-issues”.