MLA Roja Arrested: YSR Congress party’s MLA and yesteryear actress Roja had been arrested a short while ago today at Gannavaram airport in Vijayawada after she arrived to attend the National Women’s Parliament in Amaravathi, which is being organised by the Andhra Pradesh government.
On Saturday, she landed in Vijayawada as an invitee to the National Women’s Parliament events. Not long after landing, a storm was kicked up. As the Noble Prize winning monk Dalai Lama was leaving the airport, Police stopped Roja and told her that she was to stay. Roja got furious and yelled at the police. After a heated argument, the YSRCP MLA was taken to towards Nallapadu police station of Guntur district.
Roja claimed she was bounded in a room, on the plea that Buddhist spiritual leader Dalai Lama was reaching there to catch a flight. Police not allowed her to move anywhere for about an hour. Later police shifted her to Vijayawada.
She put out a cell phone video from a vehicle, purportedly under police escort, claiming that she was being moved to Ongole in Prakasam district, 100 km away. The video went viral on social media.