YSRCP issues show-cause notice to MP K Raghurama Raju for violating party line

Amaravati (Andhra Pradesh) [India], June 24 (ANI): Yuvajana Sramika Rythu Congress Party (YSRCP) on Wednesday issued a show-cause notice to its MP K Raghurama Krishnam Raju for 'publicly adopting a stand discordant with the party line'.

"You have shown your disinclination to being a primary member of the party which is discernible from your various statements on many programmes and you have publicly adopted a stand discordant with the party line," party said in its show-cause notice to Raju

"You by your statement alleged that the YSRCP MLAs are resorting to the looting of sand in the State of Andhra Pradesh, without any corroborating evidence," the notice reads.

The party in its notice to MP K Raghurama Krishnam Raju further said, "You have remarked that you don't owe your electoral victory to YSRCP or Mr Y S Jagan Mohan Reddy and that you would have won elections from any other Party and that you chose to contest on the YSRCP ticket, only on such request having been made by the Party."

The party has given seven days to MP K Raghurama Krishnam Raju to respond to the same.

"In the event of default to respond or your response not dissuading the party in this regard, further, follow up action would be initiated by the party and in the parliamentary party in accordance with the law," it said.

Earlier on June 18, YSR Congress Party MP K Raghurama Krishnam Raju wrote to Lok Sabha Speaker Om Birla alleging that there is a threat to his life from own party leaders. In the letter, he requested the speaker to provide him with central forces security cover. (ANI)