Cops detained by Tanuku TDP MLA, denies charges

A police registered cases against Tanuku MLA Arimilli Radhakrishna on Friday on the charges of detaining a Sub Inspector and a station writer.  Tanuku MLA reportedly called  Iragavaram SI K Srinivas and writer Pradeep to his party office and allegedly detained them from 6 pm to midnight. This was  in alleged retaliation for arresting TDP workers in Relangi village of Iragavaram mandal. Later as police registered case against the MLA,  which was protested by dozen other TDP MLAs and two MLCs of West Godavari district. They have rejected protection from the government as they sent back the gunmen.