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NEW DELHI: A poster outside Andhra Bhavan here, where Telugu Desam Party chief Chandrababu Naidu was staging a fast protest against the division of Andhra Pradesh, depicted Congress president Sonia Gandhi as a rather gory and frightening figure.
The poster, which was pasted on police barricades and has since been removed, showed Sonia Gandhi with blood gushing out of her mouth. She was also shown wearing a a garland of Congress leaders around her neck.
The poster was pasted by supporters of the fasting Chandrababu Naidu who was removed from the venue on Friday and taken to hospital after five days of fast.
A former Andhra Pradesh chief minister, Chandrababu has called the division of Andhra Pradesh as the political gameplan of Sonia-led Congress Party.