Anantapur MP JC Diwakar Reddy staged a fast alleging that Urban MLA Prabhakar Chowdary not allowing road widening works in Anantapur. The police broke Diwakar Reddy’s fast and shifted him to hospital. The MP said MLA, Mayor and Municipal Commissioner are relatives and they are opposing road widening works in the city. The JC stated that he take it to the notice of Chief Minister Chandrababu Naidu. However, Prabhakar Chowdary refuted the claims of Diwakar Reddy. He said city residents know very well, who have developed Anantapur.