Farmers hurl stones, footwear at TRS MLA Manchireddy Kishan Reddy
The farmers on Thursday resorted to stone pelting and footwear throwing at vehicles of TRS MLA Manchireddy Kishan Reddy when he came to Medipally village in Yacharam mandal, Rangareddy district to inspect an overflowing lake.
Coming to know about his visit, workers of the Congress and BJP gathered along with farmers to stage a protest opposing acquisition of farm lands for the proposed pharma city. However, the Rachakonda police took the protesting farmers and activists of both parties into custody and shifted them to a police station. Tense situation prevailed for some time in the village.