The Vijayawada Municipal Corporation Ministerial Employees Association has elected new governing body at Corporation premises here on Saturday.

The association has elected D. Eswar as its president and I. Vijaya Lakshmi as vice president. The other members are G. Prakash Sagar (secretary), T. Nageswara Rao (joint secretary), K. Vinay Kumar (treasurer), G. Sambasiva Rao, B. Uday Bhaskar, K. Madhavi, G. Gangadhara Rao, K Baby Paulin and SVS Chalam (EC members).

Mr. Eswar said the association would fight for payment of salaries through treasury. The association would also strive for staff rationalisation — superintendents, senior assistants and junior assistant posts in 1:2:4 ratio, he said.