The Polit Bureau of the Communist Party of India (Marxist) has issued the following statement:
The Polit Bureau of the CPI(M) strongly condemns the assassination attempt on Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister, Chandrababu Naidu. A proper and thorough investigation must be done to identify the forces behind this dastardly attack. The culprits must be brought to book. The lapses in the security arrangements that have come to the fore need to be urgently corrected.