VIZIANAGARAM: Praja Rajyam Party leader K. Kala Venkata Rao has taken exception to reported statement of actor N. Balakrishna at Kurnool on Wednesday that the TDP president N. Chandrababu Naidu had not ‘backstabbed’ his father N.T. Rama Rao but only ‘rescued’ the party from some disgruntled elements then.

At a press conference at R & B guesthouse here on Thursday evening, Mr. Venkata Rao said that such a statement of the actor was unexpected.

— Correspondent