YSR Congress chief Y S Jagan Mohan Reddy has narrowly escaped from a determined attack by miscreants with eggs and stones during his ‘Odarpu Yatra’ in this district on Tuesday.
According to information, when Jagan was visiting Kunkala Kunta village of Nakirikal Mandal, some persons rained stones and eggs at him. Police, who suspect that three or four persons might be involved in the attack, could catch one of them. Tension mounted in the village when scared people pushed each other and ran in all directions. There was also a minor scuffle between two groups in which one person was injured.
The incident in Kunkala Kunta appeared to be a sequel to what happened earlier in Chejerla. Jagan has unveiled the statue of YSR in the village and spoke about the plight of chillie and cotton farmers. As his party men were making arrangements for Jagan’s Odarpu Yatra in an area dominated