An estimated 80 per cent voter turnout was recorded on Tuesday in crucial by-elections to 18 Assembly seats in Andhra Pradesh
EC "censured" AP Roads and Buildings Minister D Prasada Rao for allegedly making certain religious remarks during the campaigning for June 12 bypolls.
Behind the scenes, workers of parties are quietly going about their `work` -- doling out `inducements` in `cash and kind` to the voters.
Election authorities in Andhra Pradesh have seized unaccounted cash and articles worth about Rs 41 crore as part of model code enforcement for June 12 bypolls.
Hundreds of villages are reeling under a severe drinking water crisis, erratic power supply.
Eighty four nominations filed for June 12 by-elections to 1 Lok Sabha and 18 Assembly constituencies in AP have been rejected after scrutiny.
As many as 431 nominations were filed for June 12 bypolls to one Lok Sabha and 18 Assembly constituencies in Andhra Pradesh as the nomination process ended on Friday.
CM N Kiran Kumar Reddy alleged that Kadapa MP Y S Jaganmohan Reddy had "colluded" with TDP and TRS to "topple" the state government and grab power.
N Kiran Kumar Reddy would be campaigning in Srikakulam, East and West Godavari districts for three days in support of the party candidates.
Andhra Pradesh Congress Coordination Committee held a crucial meeting ahead of the bypolls to be held in June to 18 Assembly constituencies and one Lok Sabha seat.
The Lok Satta Party on Friday named candidates for two more seats in the June 12 Assembly bypolls, taking the total number of seats it is contesting for to six.
Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister N Kiran Kumar Reddy on Wednesday accepted responsibility for Congress` debacle in the by-elections to seven Assembly constituencies in the state.
Campaigning for the seven
Assembly segments in Andhra Pradesh, where bypolls are
scheduled to be held on March 18, gathered steam, even as the
TRS targeted the TDP for its stance on Telangana.
The Sri Krishna committee on Telangana issue on Friday said it has taken note of the results of recent bypolls in Telangana and alleged suicides in support of
the statehood demand.
The Telangana Rashtra Samiti won three more seats of Sirpur, Chennur and Mancherial among the 12 Assembly segments in the Telangana region of Andhra Pradesh where bypolls were held on July 27.
Arrangements are going on in full
swing for the by-elections to the 12 Assembly constituencies
in Telangana region of Andhra Pradesh on July 27, state Chief
Electoral Officer (CEO) I V Subba Rao said here today.
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