In a debate, AP 24X7 Editor-in-Chief Venkata Krishna came down heavily on Telugu media for being bias towards political parties. He said Eenadu and Andhra Jyothi are not covering news of YSRCP and Sakshi is not publishing TDP news. He expressed anguish over political parties for targeting those who are neutral in media. Political analyst Lakshminarayana has stated that media should raise issues on behalf of people. Political leaders should discuss on policies and manifestoes so that people can know them, he mentioned.