Notification for AP Council Deputy Chairman election issued
September 2, 2014 - Hyderabad
A notification has been issued for the election of Deputy Chairman of Andhra Pradesh Legislative Council on Tuesday.
Nominations will be accepted from 10am to 5pm on Wednesday and the election process will be conducted at 11am on Thursday.
TDP is planning to field KVV Satyanarayna Raju (Chaitanya Raju) from the twin Godavari districts while Congress too is pacing with the ruling party.
APCC president N Raghuveera Reddy on Tuesday held discussions with the party MLCs on the issue as the party enjoys good and sufficient number strength. Sources said that the party has decided to field its candidate for the election. However, it has not named any candidate’s name. The present Council Chairman and Opposition leader belongs to Rayalaseema and members opined to field the candidate from Coastal districts. Sources said that the names of Rudhraraju Padma Raju and K Satyanarayna are under consideration.
While YSRCP has a lone candidate in the Council and has not decided to which party they would likely to extend support.