The shocking attack on YSRCP chief and Andhra Pradesh Leader of Opposition YS Jagan Mohan Reddy has created widespread shocking and questioned the security lapses. Following the attack, Telanagan caretaker IT minister KT Rama Rao, TRP MP K. Kavitha, TPCC President Uttam Kumar Reddy and Jana Sena Chief Pawan Kalyan took to social media condemning the attack calling it inhumane attack.
KTR Condemns YS Jagan Attack
“We are a nation built on the values of non violence , even when we disagree. The attack on @ysjagan is despicable & cowardly. I strongly condemn it & oppose any culture of violence in politics. As a system we need to strengthen our security measures to ensure that such lowly acts are never successful in destroying our country’s ethos,” posted Kavitha. Meanwhile, Pawan Kalyan issued a lengthy statement condemning the attack whihc reds, ” “Everybody who believes in democracy should condemn it (the attack),” it said.”
— JanaSena Party (@JanaSenaParty) October 25, 2018
ఆంధ్రప్రదేశ్ ప్రతిపక్ష నాయకుడు @ysjagan గారిపై జరిగిన దాడిని తీవ్రంగా ఖండిస్తున్నాను. బాధ్యులను కఠినంగా శిక్షించాలి. జగన్ గారు త్వరగా కోలుకోవాలని కోరుకుంటున్నాను.
— KTR (@KTRTRS) October 25, 2018
Severely condemn the knife attack on @Ysjagan at Vizag airport. A proper inquiry should be done immediately. Wish him good health & long life. There is no place for such acts of violence in a democracy.
— Uttam Kumar Reddy (@UttamTPCC) October 25, 2018
The attack on @ysjagan is despicable & cowardly. I strongly condemn it & oppose any culture of violence in politics. I wish him a quick recovery.
— Kavitha Kalvakuntla (@RaoKavitha) October 25, 2018
The attack happened in the afternoon at Visakhapatnam airport when YS Jagan was seated in VIP lounge where the accused Janipalli Srinivasa Rao, working as a waiter in Fusion Foods at the airport, came near YSCRP chief and on the pretext of selfie attacked him with a rooster knife whihc was hidden beside the bottle he was carrying.