The leaders are apparently making an attempt to money in on the Covid-19 state of affairs in a bid to impress chief minister YS Jaganmohan Reddy via distribution of important articles forward of a cupboard growth.
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- Last Updated: April 23, 2020, 10:01 PM IST
A brand new pandemic has emerged in Andhra Pradesh. Amid the Covid-19 lockdown, there seems to be a scramble amongst ruling MLAs and a few ministers for publicity. While circumstances of the novel coronavirus are rising day-after-day in the state, these leaders have spurred a number of large public gatherings in the title of distribution of important articles, placing lives in danger.
A couple of days in the past, YSR Congress Party MLA Biyyapu Madhusudhan Reddy from the Srikalahasti constituency in Chittoor district held an enormous rally with 35 automobiles to distribute groceries among the many poor and needy. Later, a couple of dozen officers who participated in the occasion examined optimistic for Covid-19. The administration although had denied that they caught the an infection on the rally.
Another MLA of the identical get together, Venkataiah Goud from Palamaneru constituency once more in Chittoor district, had inaugurated a bridge with about 150 individuals in his constituency the place the very best variety of coronavirus circumstances have been reported. He didn’t preserve social distancing. Later, he abused the media once they questioned about his actions.
YSRCP legislator RK Roja from Nagari constituency in the identical district participated in a borewell inauguration programme together with her followers. While the actor-turned-politician posed as a deity, supporters threw flower petals at her toes. Videos went viral and detractors raised objections in regards to the occasion through the lockdown.
Defending her actions, Roja mentioned, “The villagers had maintained social distance and wore masks once they had thrown flowers on me to indicate their love. The opposition get together is unnecessarily driving the difficulty in the direction of an issue.
Some days in the past, Prasanna Kumar Reddy, MLA of YSRCP from Kovur constituency in Nellore district, was booked for violation of the lockdown code. He distributed groceries which prompted a gathering of 4,500 individuals. The legislator protested on the police station, demanding withdrawal of the case. He known as of his demonstration after an assurance from the district collector.
MLA from the identical get together Kiliveti Sanjeevaiah organised a giant rally at Sullurpeta in Nellore district on Wednesday.
A couple of days in the past, a person died after being overwhelmed up by police in Andhra Pradesh for violating lockdown guidelines. Critics are asking why the restrictions cannot be enforced extra strictly for politicians.
Ahead of a cupboard growth, ruling get together leaders try to money in on the Covid-19 state of affairs to impress chief minister YS Jaganmohan Reddy, say observers, although frequent individuals could need to pay a heavy worth.