The Municipal Corporation of Guntur has changed the color of Jinnah Tower in to the national flag colors. The demand arose after the BJP leaders demanded either rename the structure or allow party workers to demolish it.
The Guntur Municipal Corporation-GMC opposing the demands and reiterated that the Jinnah tower was a symbol of unity among Hindu and Muslim and it would continue to stand the way it has over the past few decades.
Iron fencing safe guarded around the tower while GMC mayor Kavati Manohar Naidu said that Jinnah tower has been painted in the colors of the national flag.
“Guntur town is a symbol of Hindu-Muslim unity and freedom movement and no force can distort this historic tradition. So we decided to paint the historic and symbolic tower of unity in the tricolor,” said Mr.Naidu