A clash broke between the leaders of Telugu Nadu Student Federation (TNSF), a student-wing of TDP, and Kanna's followers in Anantapur at the R&B Guest House. Kanna's followers said to have physically attacked the student leaders who tried to protest at the R&B guest house where Kanna had arrived to stay during his Anantapur district visit.
The TNSF leaders tried to stage protest against Kanna's visit to Anantapur as his party has failed to keep up the bifurcation promises made to Andhra Pradesh in AP Reorganization Act 2014. The leaders who tried to do peaceful protest and raise slogans against Kanna and BJP over the un-kept promises such as Special Category Status to AP, financial assistance to backward districts, Kadapa Steel Plant, Special Railway Zone in Vizag among others.
Seeing TNSF leaders, Kanna's followers have physically assaulted the young student leaders in front of cameras and police personnel. Even as local police tried to pacify both the groups, Kanna's team not relented and tried to beat the TNSF leaders.
Cops have taken the issue seriously and a probe is underway. The camera feed of media channels is also being used for the probe.