Film actor and Telugu Desam leader N. Balakrishna on Thursday said he would soon tour Telangana to enthuse party cadre.

In a chat with media persons after hoisting the national flag at the Basavatarakam Indo- American Cancer Hospital and Research Institute in his capacity as chairman, Mr. Balakrishna said he was not shying away from byelections. “If the party wants me I will contest from anywhere”.

‘No to Chiru comments'

The film actor who of late is enjoying media attention, however refused to enter into another round of combat with Chiranjeevi and said he would not make anymore comments. “I will not talk about him,” was his response to a question. But he made an appeal to his fans to be restrained and desist from resorting violent actions.

Challenge to Lagadapati

To another question, he challenged Vijayawada MP, Lagadapati Rajagopal to resign and contest.