Hyderabad: Ruckus at Cong office over Jubilee Hills seat allocation

Hyderabad: Ruckus happened at Gandhi Bhavan over the party’s decision to allocate Jubilee Hills seat to cricketer turned politician Mohammad Azharuddin.

Associates of P Vishnuvardhan Reddy, who was denied a ticket from Jubilee Hills constituency held a protest at the Gandhi Bhavan on Saturday.

The protestors later damaged the flexis and hoardings put up in the TPCC party office and pelted stones on the building.

Since morning, the followers of Vishnuvardhan Reddy gathered at Gandhi Bhavan to show their resentment to the decision of the party that gave the Jubilee Hills seat ticket to Azharuddin.

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