YSRCP demands TDP to disqualify Chintamaneni

ChintamaneniYSR Congress Party (YSRCP) has demanded Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister N Chandrababu Naidu to disqualify the convicted TDP MLA Chintamaneni Prabhakar.

A court at Bhimadole in West Godavari district on Wednesday sentenced three years imprisonment and imposed a fine of Rs. 2,500 in connection with a 2011 case for assaulting then Minister Vatti Vasantha Kumar in 2011.

YSRCP leader Venkateswara Rao said as per the Representation of People’s Act 1951 Any leader who is convicted for more than two years should be disqualified, and TDP MLA ineligible to contest for the next election as well. He demanded Naidu to disqualify the MLA immediately.