Venkatapuram villagers assault LG Polymers representative in ministers’ presence - NTv
Sat, May 09, 2020, 03:26 PM
Angry villagers of Venkatapuram have reportedly assaulted a representative of the LG Polymers in the presence of Ministers Avanthi Srinivas and P Jayaram when he was trying to explain the reasons leading to gas leak from his factory.
The police intervened and prevented the villagers from attacking the representative and shifted him to a safe place with security. Villagers have asked the ministers to close the plant immediately. A technical committee constituted by the Centre is expected to inspect the LG Polymers soon. Based on the recommendations of the panel, the Central and state governments will take a final call.