All the 15 sets of nominations filed by eight candidates for elections to the Srikakulam, Vizianagaram and Visakhapatnam teachers’ constituency of the Legislative Council are found to be in order during the scrutiny conducted by Collector and Returning Officer V. Sheshadri here on Tuesday.

Election Observer V.N. Vishnu was present as the scrutiny was conducted in the presence of the eight candidates and their representatives and DRO and Assistant Returning Officer M. Venkateswara Rao.

Sitting MLC Dade Sreenivasulu Naidu, former MLC Gullipalli Simhadrappadu, Kondapalli Rama Rao, Nakka Damodara Rao, K.R. Diwakara Roy, Boddepalli Mohana Rao, Yejjipurapu Satyam, and Routhu Vasudeva Rao filed their nominations. The last date for withdrawal of nominations is February 7.