Tension prevailed after police arrested representatives from Congress, TDP, TJS, CPI and other organisations who took out a rally from Indira Park to Dharna Chowk protesting against the demolition of the assembly and secretariat building. TDP leaders L Ramana, Ravula Chandrasekhar Reddy were arrested and sent to Goshamahal police station while CPI leader N Balamallesh was taken into custody at his home in Jawaharnagar. L Ramana said that they will not tolerate the government spending the public money. Ravula Chandrasekhar also asked the governor to condemn the secretariat demolition. Kondandaram, TPCC representative Indira Shoban were among the leaders arrested by the police.