Congress announces 11 nominees for Lok Sabha elections in Seemandhra
March 4, 2014 - Hyderabad
Congress party has announced its first list of candidates in Seemandhra for the coming elections. The party has announced 11 nominees for the Lok Sabha constituencies. While eight of the nominees are sitting MPs, the party has nominated 3 freshers.
Congress screening committee members Digvijay Singh and Vayalar Ravi held discussions with APCC president N Raghuveera Reddy, Union Minister K Chiranjeevi, former PCC president Botcha Satyanarayana and cleared 11 names of the list of candidates for Lok Sabha.
- Srikakulam - Killi Kruparani
- Vijayanagaram - Botcha Jhansi
- Kurnool - Kotla Surya Prakash Reddy
- Araku - Kishore Chandra Deo
- Kakinada - MM Pallam Raju
- Anakapalli - Vijaya Lakshmi
- Narsapur - Kanumuri Bapiraju
- Nellore - Vakati Narayana Reddy
- Vijayawada - Devineni Avinash
- Bapatla - Panabaka Lakshmi
- Tirupati - Chinta Mohan
Sources said that Kanna Lakshminarayna may be asked to contest from Guntur while Rajya Sabha Member T Subbarami Reddy or his family members may get the nod for Visakhapatnam seat.