RAJAHMUNDRY: One youth died on the spot and another person received serious injuries after the Gannavaram MLA’s car ran into their bike at Mondepulanka village in East Godavari district of Andhra Pradesh late last night, the police said here on Thursday.
Gannavaram’s Congress MLA P Rajeswari was returning home after completing her election campaigning, when her vehicle ran into a bike, killing a youth aged around 25 years and injuring another youth, the police said.
The youths were returning after participating in the campaign, the police said, adding that the injured youth was admitted to the KIMS Hospital at Amalapuram.
The Gannavaram police has registered a case and investigation is on.
Elections for the Gannavaram assembly seat will be held on May 7 along with three Lok Sabha and 18 assembly seats in the district.