Actress-turned-politician Vijayashanti has submitted her reply to
the Election Commission(EC) over the hate speech row. EC served the
notice to her for violating the model code of conduct and making
inflammatory speeches ahead of by elections on July 27.
Telangana Rashtra Samiti (TRS) leader and MP Vijayashanti in her
to reply to EC has said that media has mis-quoted her and she said
that it was a quote of a poem, which is written by legendary poet
Kaloji Narayana Rao and she justified it by saying that the quotes
are not provocative.
The actress was also arrested on Saturday for making alleged
inflammatory remarks on June 30 and soon released out on bail.
Earlier, she had reportedly asked the Telangana supporters to “chop
down the foes of Telangana."