Rebellious YSRCP MP Raghu Ram Raju writes to PM Modi
Vijayawada: YSRCP rebel leader and MP for Narasapuram K Raghu Ram Krishna Raju wrote to Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Wednesday claiming that Andhra Pradesh’s chief minister YS Jagan Mohan Reddy would physically eliminate him.
In his letter, the MP said he received threatening phone calls after filing a motion to waive Jagan’s bail.
“I have received several insulting and threatening calls since Tuesday,” said Raghu Ram Krishna Raju.
Raja noted that he wasn’t worried about the calls, but about YS Jagan Mohan Reddy’s criminal record. “In the past few weeks he has tried to register several false and frivolous cases against me. Now I have learned from reliable sources that he is trying to physically eliminate me using his contacts in his home district of Kadapa who are professional killers . ” “Said the MP.
He urged the Prime Minister to ensure his security in his Delhi residence. With immediate effect he has category Y security in Hyderabad and Andhra Pradesh.
On March 19, he met President Ram Nath Kovind and alleged that the Andhra Pradesh government was filing fake police charges against him. He accused Achanta MLA and State Housing Minister Cherukuvada Sriranganadha Raju of allegedly orchestrating police proceedings against him.
He alleged that Sriranganadha Raju provoked many people in Achanta constituency into filing false trials against him, resulting in seven FIRs.
Raju claimed he was being harassed for questioning the alleged wrongdoings of the YSRCP government.
In August 2020, he wrote to the interior minister of the Ajay Bhalla union that his two cell phones were being spied on by the intelligence wing in Andhra Pradesh.
He also claimed he received threatening phone calls from strange numbers displaying codes from Romania, Denmark, Switzerland, South Korea and Spain.
The rebel MP stated that phone wiretapping was in violation of Articles 14, 19 and 21 of the Indian Constitution. He said he had seen interference while using the phone for the past two months.
The MP was recently raided by the Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) of his offices and homes for allegedly failing to obtain bank loans valued at hundreds of billions of rupees.