YCP leader in East Godavari, Pithani Balakrishna resigned to YSRCP with his followers. Pithani blamed YS Jagan over his removal from East Godavari YCP coordinator post due to cast equations despite his 4 years hard work and service to the party. Pithani also claimed that he was insulted by Jagan in the name of his caste. He stated that Janasena vision documentary attracted him and he decided to join Janasena after speaking to Pawan Kalyan. Pithani made a statement in this regard about his joining Janasena during PK's Praja Porata Yatra.