Vijayawada: Chief minister N Chandrababu Naidu took away the mike and prevented me from speaking at the Janmabhoomi programme in Pulivendula, YSRCP MP Avinash Reddy said in his written complaint to the Lok Sabha Speaker Sumitra Mahajan, on Friday.

The MP listed out a series of issues which showed that the state government did not care for protocol or respect with regard to a member of Parliament. He also questioned the presence of scores of TDP men on the stage in what was essentially a state government programme and not a party meeting. He urged the Speaker to take stern action over the issue of disrespect for a parliamentarian in his constituency by a state government.

The letter submitted by MP Avinash Reddy to the Lok Sabha Speaker: