Congress finalises candidates for 15 seats
New Delhi, May 1 (INN): The Congress High Command on Tuesday finalized the list of 15 out of 18 candidates for the ensuing assembly by-elections in the State.
According to sources, the High Command is yet to take a decision on three Assembly constituencies of Polavaram, Parakala and Macherla.
The following is list of aspirants for the 15 Assembly constituencies:
Tirupati - Venkata Ramana; Emmiganur - Rudragoud; Payakaraopeta - Gantela Sumana; Ramachandrapuram - Thota Trimurthulu; Ongole - Magunta Parvathamma; Narsannapeta - Dharmana Ramdas; Narsapuram - Kothapalli Subbarayudu; Railway Kodur - Eswaraiah; Pattipadu - T J Sudhakarbabu; Rajampeta - Meda Mallikarjuna Reddy; Udayagiri - K Vijayarami Reddy; Anantapur (Urban) - Rasheed Ahmad or his wife; Rayadurgam - Patil Venugopal Reddy, Allagadda - Gangula Prathap Reddy and Rayachoti - Ram Prasad Reddy.
According to sources, the High Command also gave green signal for T Subbarami Reddy's candidature from Nellore Lok Sabha constituency.
According to Pradesh Congress Committee president Botsa Satyanarayana, the aspirants' list would be announced after getting approval from the Congress president Sonia Gandhi.
He said that the list was finalised unanimously by both Chief Minister N Kiran Kumar Reddy and himself.
News Posted: 1 May, 2012
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