Two TDP councilors disqualified for six years
August 14, 2014 - Hyderabad
Kavali Municipal chairperson Pothuganthi Aklekhya and another councilor Totha Venkateswaralu were disqualified and barred form contesting elections for six years.
It may be recalled that these two who were elected on YSRCP ticket and voted in favour of TDP during the elections in May to Municipal Chairperson against the whip issued by YSRCP.
The YSRCP had gone to High Court to disqualify the councilors on the grounds of violation of whip and the Court has directed the Kavali RDO to look into it and take action by August 14. The RDO who found them of violation whip and consequently were disqualified.
Meanwhile the YSRCP is planning to lodge a complaint against Mayor SK Abdul Aziz who won on YSRCP and shifted loyalities to TDP before being moved to High Court.