YSR Congress is in shambles in the Krishna district. In every district, more than the opponents, the internal differences between the leaders are costing big time.
In Gannavaram, we have seen how Yarlagadda Venkat Rao and Dutta Rama Chandra Rao are fighting it out with Vallabhaneni Vamsi, the TDP MLA who defected to YSR Congress. The issue is not solved even with the intervention of the party leadership.
In Machilipatnam, The differences between MLA Perni Nani vs MP Balashowry Vallabhaneni have come to light recently. The issue even led to the filing of police cases on some YSR Congress leaders.
In Pedana, the differences between Minister Jogi Ramesh and ZP Chairperson Uppala Harika’s uncle Uppala Ramprasad are wide open. These have been going on since the last election.
Vijayawada West Constituency: MLA Vellampalli Srinivas has joined YSR Congress from BJP. YCP MLA Jaleel Khan joined TDP. Later on, Vellampalli became a minister. YSRCP activists held a protest meeting and raised their voices that they are not paying attention to the original YCP workers during the minister’s tenure. Some corporators are also dissatisfied.
In Nandigama, All the councilors in the municipality staged a boycott at once. The main allegation is that they are not being given any work. In the beginning, the MLA and the Chairperson did not get along. After the rebellion by the councilors, the party intervened and calmed it down.
There is no unity among leaders in Vijayawada East. Devineni Avinash is the in-charge while Bhavakumar is acting as the city president. The two groups are trying for supremacy in the divisions.
In the Mylavaram constituency, the party is vertically split over the differences in the sale of soil. The party is divided into MLA and anti-MLA groups.
In the Jaggayyapeta constituency, the party is plagued by differences between leaders regarding ration rice and sand sales. Shadow MLA dominates here. Some activists are unhappy with this.
In the Vijayawada Central constituency, three corporators got ready to resign. They allege that the MLA is interfering in every matter, and at least there is no regularity of illegal constructions. They accused that they were not given work in the divisions.
Even in Kankipadu, there is a rift between ZPTC and MPP.