Sabita Indira Reddy hails from Rangareddy district. Shouting slogans, a group of Telangana supporters tried to stop the convoy at Gangirala, but police immediately intervened and cleared the way. The ministers, later, left for Yellakonda village to inaugurate a bridge, where too they faced some protest.
"Over 25 persons were taken into custody at Gangirala and about eight at Yellakonda village," Nawabpet police said. "We brought the situation under control immediately and bridge inauguration function went off well," they said.