AP BJP chief Reddy, home guards in preventive custody

Last Updated: Wednesday, September 15, 2010 - 19:38

Hyderabad: Andhra Pradesh BJP president G Kishan Reddy and over 150 home guards were taken into preventive custody today here during a protest march.

The home guards led by Reddy, who is also state homeguards welfare association president, organised a rally from Babu Jagjivan Ram statue demanding higher salary.

When the `Chalo Secretariat` procession reached near Basheerbagh cross road, police who had barricade the area stopped them from proceeding further which resulted in an argument between Reddy and the police.

As the situation became tense, the agitators were taken into preventive custody and shifted to Goshamahal police ground, police added.

PTI



First Published: Wednesday, September 15, 2010 - 19:38

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