Hyderabad, July 27 (INN): Police on Wednesday arrested Varavara Rao, revolutionary writer (Virasam leader), when he was on his way to meet the farmers and oustees of Mallannasagar at Kondapaka in Medak district.
Varavararao was prevented from proceeding to Mallannasagar villages by the police and was shifted to a police station. The police also arrested various civil liberties leaders including Dr Kasim, Ravichandra, Nalamasa Krishna and others. Speaking to media persons Varavara Rao condemned the police excess on the protesting farmers. (INN)