EC served a notice on Rajya Sabha member K Chiranjeevi for allegedly making objectionable remarks during campaigning for Tirupati by-polls.
YSR Cong leader YS Vijaya Lakshmi had a smooth passage in Telangana region during her campaign for the June 12 by-polls.
YS Jaganmohan Reddy`s hopes of campaigning in June 12 bypolls in the state were dashed by the AP High Court which gave his 5-day custody to CBI.
Faced with a tough situation in the Andhra Pradesh by-elections, Congress on Friday made it clear that it does not see the bypolls as a "referendum".
As many as 205 polling stations will be set up in the constituency including 89 in Ramachandrapuram mandal, 60 in Kajuluru mandal and 56 in Pamarru mandal.
Several companies of para-military forces along with local police would be deployed to ensure peaceful bye-elections in Andhra Pradesh on June 12.
Talking to reporters here this evening, the CEO said 30,000 litres of liquor was seized and over 1,000 cases were filed; as many as 571 persons were arrested in this connection.
Former union minister T Subbirami Reddy will be the Congress candidate for the bypoll to the Nellore Parliamentary seat in Andhra Pradesh.
The by-elections will determine the longevity of N Kiran Kumar Reddy as Chief Minister as well as the fate of the ruling Congress in the state.
Triggering a virtual rebellion
against N Kiran Kumar Reddy, DL Ravindra Reddy on Thursday sent his
resignation to Congress prez Sonia Gandhi.
TRS had disrupted proceedings of the Assembly for four days, since the Budget session began on February 13.
Day in Pics: 1st February
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