he TDP in Visakhapatnam found itself in a spot of embarrassment. TDP Payakaraopeta MLA Vangalapudi Anitha was booked for assaulting a private teacher.
One teacher, named Rama Rao, lodged a complaint against the MLA alleging that she slapped him with a slipper.
The Payakaraopet police also registered cases against Anitha's PA Prasad and MPTC member Kasi Viswanath in connection with the assault case.
Alleging that he was abducted and slapped by the MLA, the teacher along with his family members staged a dharna in-front of the police and demanded the police to arrest the MLA immediately.