Telangana Congress leader V Hanumantha Rao alleged that police officials are instigating locals to oppose dharna chowk at Indira Park. He slammed police officials for extending support to locals to stage the protest at dharna chowk while not allowing leaders and workers of various political parties. The Congress leader charged that Chief Minister K Chandrashekar Rao is behaving like a dictator. He found fault with the TRS government for planning to shift dharna chowk outskirts of Hyderabad. VH stated that he filed a case in the High Court of Hyderabad against shifting of dharna chowk.