The war-of-words between Rajahmundry MP Margani Bharat and Rajanagaram MLA Jakkampudi Raja which is going on for the past three days further escalated. While the spat escalated to giving warnings to each other, the issue has become a hot topic not only in the district but also in the state political party.
It all started with an attack on the lecturer. The main allegation is that the lecturer was attacked by the followers of MLA Raja. It was during this sequence that MP Bharat visited the lecturer assured the latter that he will support him come what may. This is where the MP vs. MLA war began. In a press meet, made comments which indirectly hit Raja.
Raja, who was outraged by Bharat’s comments turned furious and accused that MP Bharat has spoiled the fortune of Rajamundry. Raja further said that Bharat met and taken selfies with former IPS officer Lakshminarayana, who had harassed Jagan in the past.
Responding to the allegations made by his own party MLA, Bharat stated that everyone knows who has been doing the dark politics. He further alleged that TDP leaders have ganged up and are resorting to mudslinging on him. Sources have it the YSRCP leaders in the district have urged the high command to get involved in the issue and sort it out as soon as possible.