Mon, Aug 29, 2016, 11:37 AM
Tension prevails in Macherla and Gurajala constituencies in Guntur district, as legislators, Yerapatineni Srinivas Rao of Telugu Desam (TD) and Pinneli Ramakrishna Reddy of YSRCP challenged each other for an open debate at Nadikudi market yard. While Pinneli alleged that crores of rupees were misused in the name of Pushkarams, Yerapatineni countered it. Meanwhile, police imposed Section 144 in both the constituencies and restricted the leaders from going to the market yard. They house arrested Pinneli and some other activists.