Sidareddigaripalli: Police had to open three rounds of fire in the air in the Siddareddigaripalle village when the workers of the Congress and YSR Congress Party clashed with each other.
Tension mounted when the YSR Congress workers protested against the arrest of their leader, Mr Y S Sidda Reddy. A clash between the workers of the Congress and the YSR Congress followed. Both sides hurled stones against each other.
Police who entered the scene have failed to pacify both the groups and the lathi-charge also turned in vain. Then they opened three rounds of fire in the air, to quell both groups. (NSS)