High alert in Guntur and Vijayawada
There were proceedings in high court regarding the huge encounter that took place in AOB. When petitioner stated that police from AP crossed the border to take part in the encounter, the court questioned the legality of this and asked the AP government to file a counter and adjourned further hearing till next Wednesday.
Meanwhile, cities of Guntur and Vijayawada are placed in high alert following the encounter 2 days back. Surveillance has been enhanced in all key areas and security is beefed up for representatives of ruling party, offices and camp office. As many as 28 maoists were killed in the encounter while key leaders Gajarla Ravi and RK managed to escape. The maoist party threatened to the extent of suicide attacks on Chandra Babu Naidu and his son Lokesh.