KE Condemns Jagan’s Statement, Says His Hands Are Clean
Kurnool: Responding to the murder of YSR Congress Party Pathikonda constituency in charge cherukulapadu Narayana Reddy, Deputy Chief Minister of Andhra Pradesh K E Krishnamurthy clarified that he is no way connected with the episode. The murder of Narayana Reddy while he was returning from a wedding created sensation in the State. In this context, YSRCP chief YS Jagan Mohan Reddy met the Governor and complained about the incident. Later, speaking to media, he alleged that Deputy Chief Minister KE Krishnamurthy was behind the murder.
Reacting to these allegations, Deputy CM KE distanced himself from the whole incident and made some interesting comments about Narayana Reddy. He said that Narayana Reddy had many enemies and one of them might have done it.
He expressed regrets that the opposition is slinging mud at him deliberately. Asserting that he would not encourage murder politics, he said that the truth will come out after the police investigation. He also said that he never misused his political power. He condemned the allegations against his son about illegal mining. He said the case is pending in the High Court.
In this context, he attacked opposition leader YS Jagan. He alleged that Jagan is trying to politicise murder and get a mileage out of it.