Vellampalli Srinivas Rao in Encounter With Murali Krishna
Andhra Pradesh Endowment Minister Vellampalli Srinivas Rao said the Antarvedi chariot burning incident has pained very much. In an interview with a program of Encounter With Murali Krishna, the Minister said CM Jagan Mohan Reddy took the incident very seriously and announced for a CBI probe. He said CM Jagan wanted the same chariot to get it ready by coming February so that the religious event should take place in the same manner as it was used to be earlier. Reacting to the allegations by the opposition parties that the state government failed to arrest the culprits behind the incident, the Minister said it was decided to handover the case to the CBI so that people of the state get the answer. Vellampalli Srinivas Rao has alleged that the opposition parties conspired to defame the state government. Reacting to the previous government's alleged corrupt activities, the Minister said the law would take its course.