Denduluru former MLA Chintamaneni Prabhakar has been arrested by the police in Duggirralla on Wednesday. Chintamaneni is hiding from the police to avoid detention in connection with SC, ST atrocity cases filed against him.
The TDP leader reached Duggirralla to console his ailing housewife. The police got thorough information about Chintamaneni whereabouts and deployed large number of police personnel in Duggirralla well in advance. As and when Chintamaneni reached his residence, the police arrested him without letting him to meet his wife.
Followers of Chintamaneni too reached in large number and tried to stop the police vehicles convoy. But the police pulled out the TDP supporters from the convoy and took away Chintamaneni. It is yet to be known whether the police will probe Chintamaneni first or produce him before the court.