Around 700 workers from TDP, CPI(M) and Congress parties have joined TRS in the presence of Transport Minister, Puvvada Ajay Kumar on Monday.
During a roadshow of Naidu in Krishnapuram, one of the TDP followers was hit by a stone after which Chandrababu Naidu went on strike to protest.
The members of the Left parties also participated in the Bandh at Maddilapalem junction against the Centre over agriculture laws and privatisation of the Vizag steel plant.
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"YSRCP may have won the highest number of seats in the municipal elections but that victory came with threats," said Kalyan
"If we work with this spirit, we will win in the days to come," the TDP chief added.
In the 90-member Greater Visakhapatnam Municipal Corporation, the biggest among the state corporations, YSRCP won 27 divisions out of 44 results declared till 2 p.m.
Ramesh Reddy, Inaguduru Deputy Superintendent of Police (DSP) confirmed the arrest to ANI over a phone call.
Naidu arrived at Tirupati airport from Hyderabad to take part in a protest in Tirupati against the high-handed actions of the local civic authorities.
This move from the state branch of the national party comes at a time when its general secretary Vishnu Vardhan Reddy was assaulted with a slipper by a fellow TV panelist.
Kolikapudi Srinivasa Rao, an activist working against the trifurcation of Amaravati, removed his slipper and hit BJP's Andhra Pradesh general secretary Vishnu Vardhan Reddy during the political debate.
"A clash erupted between workers of TDP and YSRCP in Mettavalasa village of Srikakulam allegedly over social media post related to recent local body polls," said Sub Inspector of Srikakulam Police, M Ahmad.
Srinivasa Rao's resignation will come into effect the moment the Centre's decision to privatise the steel plant is implemented.