He said, “I am a law-abiding citizen and I will follow the proceedings as per law, I will attend the counselling and other proceedings. Due to prior commented shooting, I was busy with work and could not reach out. I had done a video preaching against this and unfortunately, I ended up breaking the law. I apologise and request to please forgive me, and also not to make the error that I have done.”
Pradeep Machiraju has been facing criticism for not attending the police councilling and court proceedings to be initiated.