While conflicting reports of Congress MLA Komati Reddy Venkata Reddy’s health comes out. As per the reports one version says he is still on hunger strike and the other says he is being force fed due to his delicate health. He has been booked on charges of attempt to suicide.
Following a complaint from revenue officials, Nalgonda Town police have registered a case against the former Andhra Pradesh minister under section 309 (attempt to suicide) in connection with his indefinite fast.
Venkata Reddy, who had quit the ministry and joined the separatist agitation, had begun his indefinite hunger strike on last week in Nalgonda Town.
On the sixth day of Reddy’s fast yesterday, the police forcibly shifted him from Nalgonda to NIMS in Hyderabad.