Civic chief’s elections today- LIVE UPDATES
July 3, 2014 - Hyderabad
Elections for 145 municipalities and 10 Municipal Corporations are under way
Elections will be held today for Chairman and deputy Chairman for 145 Municipalities - 53 from Telangana State and 92 Municipalities in Andhra Pradesh while 3 Corporations are in Telangana and 7 Corporations in Andhra Pradesh. The elections for the posts will be held in an indirect way. The Election Commission has given consent for the respective political parties to issue whip. The parties have to issue whip notification to the respective officials before 10 am. The elections will be held at 11am.
Independents are likely to play a key role in deciding the fate of the contesting candidates of TDP and YSRCP for chairpersons of civic bodies in Prakasam, East and West Godavari.
In Rajahmundry Municipal Corporation and seven municipalities – Tuni, Peddapuram, Pithapuram, Samalkota, Mandapet, Ramachandrapuram and Amalapuram in East Godavari, TDP is ahead of the YSRCP. In Mummuidivaram, TDP and YSRCP have won eight wards each while independents emerged victorious in three more. The independents here are the deciding factor of the election. The ruling TDP haws a smooth sailing in West Godavari but it secured majority in all the eight municipalities and Eluru Municipal Corporation but the two parties are evenly placed bagging 14 wards each in Narsapurm. In Guntur, Local body elections are turning out to be a tense affair with the TDP and YSRCP supporters filing complaints against each other.
Vijayawada: TDP names Koneru Sridhar as Mayor and Deputy Mayor Gogula Ramana as official candidates.
Bobbili: TDP names Thumula Atchutavalli as candidate for Bobbili Municipality
KADAPA : YSRCP names K Suresh Babu as the candidate for Kadapa Mayor post.
TDP names Rajani Sehshasai is the candidate for Mayor while Vasireddy Rambabu as the deputy Mayor.
KHAMMAM: Congress names Marakam Rama as the candidate for Illundu Municipality Chairman post.
ADILABAD: TRS names Appala Ganesh as the candidate for Nirmal Municipality Chairman post. Ranganeni Manish as the TRS candidate for Adilabad Municipal chairperson.
GUNTUR: Thota Malleswari as Muncicipal Chairperson and Lella Ramu as the Vice-Chairman of Bapatla Municipality. Official announcement is awaited.
YSRCP bags Yerraguntla Municipal Chairman post
KADAPA: YSRCP bagged Yerraguntla Municipal Chairman post. Out of 20 counsellors, YSRCP bagged 10 votes while TDP 10 and in lottery system, YSRCP bagged the post. YSRCP candidate Musalaiah is elected as the Chairman.
TDP bags Chirala
PRAKASAM: TDP candidate Modugula Ramesh is elected as the Chairman of Chirala Municipality.
M Swaroopa is the Mayor of Ananthapur RESULTS SRIKAKULAM: VIZIANGARAM : EAST GODAVARI: WEST GODAVARI KRISHNA GUNTUR: NELLORE: KADAPA : CHITOOR: ANANTAPUR: KURNOOL: PRAKASAM:
Ichapuram – Rajyalakshmi (YSRCP), Amadalavalasa – Geetha- TDP, Palasa – Poornachasndra Rao – TDP, Palakonda – P Vijaya Nirmla – TDP.
Salur- Vijaya Kumari- TDP, Bobbili –Atchutavalli – TDP
Rajahmundry Mayor - Rajani Sesha Sai – TDP, Deputy Mayor – Vasireddy , Amalapuram Municipality – Yella Malleswara Rao, Tuni- Dinakanti Satyanrayana, Mandapeta – Chondu Srihari Prasad, Peddapuram – Raja Suribabu Raju – TDP, Samarlkota – N Chandrarao – TDP, Pithapuram – Karanam Timma Rao – TDP, Yeleswararam – Koppada Parvathi, Gopllaprolu – Pedam Manikyam.
Eluru – Mayor – Shaik Noorjahan, Deputy Mayor – Chode Venkata Ratnam, Jangareddy Nagara Panchayati – Siva Lakshi(TDP), vice-chairaman – Atluri Rammohana Rao, Kovvuru Municipal Chairman – D Surya Bhaskiara Rammohana Rao (TDP), Vice-chairman- D Raja Ramesh (TDP)
Vijayawada Mayor – Koneru Srihar (TDP), Deputy Mayor – Gogula Ramana, Nuzvid Municipality – Basava REvathi (YSRCP), Vice Chairperson – Anne Mamata, Jaggayyapeta – Tanneri Nageswra Rao (YSRCP), Nandigama – A Padmavati – TDP, Tiruvuru – M Krishna Kumari –TDP
Tenali – K Tulasi Das (TDP), Baptala – Thota Malleswari – TDP, Repalle – Tadivaka Srinivasa Rao (TDP), Chilakaluripeta – Ganji Chenchukumari – TDP, Ponnur – S Hemalatha – TDP, Mangalagiri – Ganji Chiranjeevi – TDP, Macharla – Gopavarapu Sridevi – TDP, Sattenapalli – A Ramaswami – TDP, Piduguralla – B Hymavati – TDP, Tadepalli – K Mahalakshmi – YSRCP.
Nellore Corporation Mayor – Abdul Aziz – YSRCP, Kavali – Alekya (TDP), Naidupeta – M Sobharani – TDP.
Kadapa Mayor – K Ssuresh Babu (YSRCP), Pulivendula Municipaltiy – YS Prameelamma (YSRCP), Yerragunta Municipality – Musalayya (YSRCP), Rayachoti – Nasibun Khanam – YSRCP.
Chitoor Mayor – Anuradha (TDP), Srikalahasti Municipality – Radhareddy (TDP), Punganur – Shamem(YSRCP), Nagari – KJ Santi (YSRCP), Palamaneru – Sarada Kumari (YSRCP), Puttur – Karunakaran (TDP)
Hindupuram – Lakshmi (TDP), Guntakal – Aaparna (TDP), Tadipatri – Venkatalakshmi (TDP), Dharmavaram – Gopal (TDP), Gutti – Tulasamma – TDP, Madakasira – Prakash (TDP), Kalyanadurgam – Ramesh (TDP), Puttaparthi – Ganganna (TDP), Rayadurgam – Rajasekhar (TDP), Pamidi – Gouse Peera (TDP)
Nandikotkur – Kurava Subbamma ( YSRCP), Nandyala – Sulochana (TDP), Adoni- Kuruva Sarojamma (YSRCP), Yemmiganur – Sai Sarasawati (TDP), Allagadda – Usharani (YSRCP)
Giddalur – Venkata Subbamma (YSRCP), Kanigiri – Chinna Mastan (TDP), Addanki – Dayamani (TDP), Chirala – M. Ramesh (TDP),