TDP MLA Chintamaneni Prabhakar raked controversy with his offensive comments on Dalits and BCs. In a public meeting in his Denduluru constituency, Chintamaneni said that Dalits don’t deserve to rule and they don’t have to enter politics as they struggle to survive. He further added that power belongs to upper castes.
The video of his speech circulated like wild fire kicking off protests by AP dalit community. Opposition leaders slammed TDP party for not sacking Chintamaneni. The MLA complained that YSRCP is spreading fake video showing only half of his speech.
He complained against Sakshi media for it. Chintamaneni also protested in front of YSRCP party office. CM Chandrababu Naidu is said to be serious on Chintamaneni for created unwanted ruckus.