TDP MP Jayadev Galla, Protesting Against Andhra's 3-Capital Plan, Jailed
Wednesday, January 22, 2020, 7:58 AM
Telugu Desam Party leader Jayadev Galla, detained by police in Andhra Pradesh's Amaravati on Monday, during a rally to oppose the government's three-capital proposal, was today arrested, charged with non-bailable cases and jailed till January 31. Vijayawada MP Kesineni Srinivas has condemned Mr Galla's arrest, calling it "politically motivated". In accordance with those plans, in 2014, 28,000 farmers gave up 33,000 acres of land.
All About Jayadev Galla, The Millionaire MP Who Opened No-Trust Debate
Friday, July 20, 2018, 6:08 PM
Telugu Desam Party MP Jayadev Galla, who initiated the debate in the no-confidence motion on Friday, was elected to Lok Sabha in 2014 from Andhra Pradesh's Guntur constituency. The 52-year-old industrialist had declared assets worth 683 crore. Brother-in-law of Telugu actor Mahesh Babu, Galla studied at the University of Illinois and is the MD of Amaron-battery maker Amara Raja Group.