Jammalamadugu Municipal chairperson post goes to YSRCP
July 13, 2014 - Hyderabad
YSRCP candidate Tatireddy Thulasi was elected Jammalamadugu Municipal Chairperson while TDP councillor Mulla Jani was elected vice-chairman in draw of lots on Sunday.
In-charge District Collector M Rama Rao took up the draw of lots in the presence of senior IAS officer and Election Observer Sandeep Kumar Sultania as the YSRCP and TDP both polled 11 votes each leader to a tie.
Nine Municipal Councillors and Kadapa MP YS Avinash Reddy and Jammalamadugu MLC C Adinarayana Reddy, ex-officio members voted for the YSRCP while 11 TDP councillors voted for the ruling party and the in-charge collector announced that Thulasi and Mulla Jani elected as Chairperson and vice-chairman of Municipality.
Guntur Urban SP Gopinath Jetti said that a case was registered. He said the police had no information of the travel programme of YSRCP leaders.