Vijayawada: Small traders in Ibrahimpatnam at Vijayawada are facing threat to the lives from the henchmen of Andhra Pradesh Irrigation minister Devineni Uma Maheshwara Rao.
One of the victim Kutumba Rao family came before media and explained the harassment they are facing from Devineni follower and TDP leader J Sitaramaiah. They were threaten to withdraw cases filed before court in connection road widening.
The minister's henchmen are demanding ransom to stop the road widening works. Those who did not obey their orders, the TDP leaders were threatening with dire consequences.