Police booked a case against Telugu Desam MLA from Vinukonda, G.V. Anjaneyulu, for violating the model code of conduct in the run up to the panchayat elections. He reportedly distributed spectacles at a programme held at Moogachintalapalem in Bollapalli mandal. Police booked cases under Section 171 (C), (E), IPC against the MLA for trying to unduly influence voters.