Cong. leaders, KVP, Raghuveera Reddy held
Congress Member of Parliament (MP), K.V.P. Ramachandra Rao and Andhra Pradesh Congress Committee (APCC) chief, Raghuveera Reddy were arrested by police at Vijayawada. The leaders, along with their followers, came to Thummala Kala Kshetram to participate in Jyothirbai Phule Jayanthi event. They wanted to garland the statue of the social reformer and pay homage. But police stopped them saying that no one is allowed to pay homage until Chandrababu has done so. As they resisted, police arrested them and took them to One Town police station.