Telangana

Contest all seats, Ponnala tells party men

Telangana Pradesh Congress Committee president Ponnala Lakshmaiah has asked the Congress leaders to contest the post of mandal president, zilla parishad and municipal bodies’ chairpersons, wherever there is a chance of winning the seat in Medak district.

At a review meeting with party leaders from Medak, Mr. Lakshmaiah said as the district was represented by the Chief Minister, K. Chandrasekhar Rao, all precautions should be taken to ensure that the Congress party wins the mandal and ZP posts besides the chairpersons of the municipal bodies.

“Contest all the posts in the district,” he said directing the party leaders to issue whip to the elected mandal, ZP and municipal bodies’ representatives.

The meeting was attended by TPCC working president N. Uttam Kumar Reddy, former Deputy Chief Minister C. Damodar Rajanarasimha, former Ministers – J. Geetha Reddy and V. Sunitha Laxma Reddy, former MP Suresh Shetkar, former Whip T. Jayaprakash Reddy and others.

Public meeting at Gajwel

The party is planning to hold a public meeting in Gajwel, which is represented in the Assembly by the Chief Minister.


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