A case was filed against Nellore rural YCP MLA Kotamreddy Sridhar Reddy by Nellore rural police for allegedly assaulting senior journalist N. Dolendra. The case was booked based on the complaint made by the journalist.
N. Dolendra is an editor of famous weekly “Jameen Rythu” which is a popular edition. Sources say that there is been long personal hatred between the MLA and the editor. Dolendra told to media and police that the MLA along with his followers forced into his house in magunta layout residential area. This attack created a huge rage in political and journalist circles in the state. MLA’s supporters talked indecently and after the MLA himself made the assault with his supporters.
Dolendra said that there was a woman professor who was the prime witness to the incident. Woman professor is relative of Kotamreddy. Dolendra is a senior journalist who is also an advisor to Nellore MP Adala Prabhakar Reddy.