Congress leader Boddupalli Srinivas's wife Boddupalli Lakshmi while speaking to media over Srinivas's assassination demanded CBI probe into the case. Police revealed that there is no political angle in the case; responding over which Lakshmi expressed doubt while saying police are diverting the case. She suspected her husband's assassination to be a conspiracy and demanded the arrest and interrogation of the prime suspect Merugu Gopi. She said she has no confidence in police inquiry and demanded CBI probe into the case. She said she is ready to go on a hunger strike or even commit suicide if govt doesn't handover the case to CBI.