In the villages of Andhra Pradesh, class struggle and hegemonic tendencies are re-emerging. Ganji Prasad, the leader of the ruling YSR Congress party in Eluru district, was recently brutally murdered by his own party leaders. Before forgetting this incident, a Telugu Desam party leader was attacked in Eluru district. Local TDP leaders said that a man named Ramakrishna from the same village attacked Telugu Desam Party village president Betina Venkatrao on Monday in Kollivarigudem in Kamavarapukota zone of Eluru district.
Venkatrao was rushed to Eluru Hospital in Hutahutina with severe head injuries. Venkatrao, who is receiving treatment there, was visited by TDP parliamentary constituency president Ganni Veeranjaneyulu, Chintalapudi constituency leader Ganta Murali and constituency party convener Badeti Radhakrishnaiah.
Speaking on the occasion, TDP leaders said that the attack on Venkatrao by the YCP community was cruel. The police are horny for a party and they have gone to their augmentation. He criticized the government for not taking tough action.
Tadikalapudi Essay K Venkanna said that there was a clash between the two regarding the irrigation water of the Errakaluva Ethipothala scheme. Venkatrao was attacked as part of this. A case has been registered and is being investigated.