The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) candidate for MLC elections in Warangal-Khammam-Nalgonda graduate constituency Premendar Reddy was injured in a group clashes with TRS party workers in Mahabubabad today.
According to the information, the incident occurred after Premendar along with his supporters caught hold of TRS partymen while distributing money to the voters at a function hall in Mahabubabad town today in the evening. He was physically attacked by the ruling party men following an altercation between them.
He was immediately rushed to the local hospital and later shifted to a hospital in Khamam along with other injured leaders. Police are investigating.
Meanwhile, BJP chief Bandi Sanjay condemning the attack on Premendar Reddy threatened the TRS party leaders with dire consequence. He also said that they will not withstand if the BJP workers retaliates.