Vizianagaram is one of the 25 Lok Sabha constituencies in Andhra Pradesh and is also one of the newer ones here – coming into existence only in 2008. It came into existence after the recommendations of the Delimitation Commission of India – constituted in 2002 – were implemented.
The first phase of voting in Vizianagaram – one of the 25 parliamentary constituencies of Andhra Pradesh where polling was held - ended on April 11. The fate of 14 candidates will be decided on May 23 when counting of votes takes place and the result is declared. The total voter turnout recorded in Andhra Pradesh was 76.69 per cent.
Here is the full list of candidates contesting the Lok Sabha election in 2019 from Vizianagaram in Andhra Pradesh.
|SL. NO.||Candidate Name||Party Name|
|1||Ashok Gajapathi Raju Pusapati||Telugu Desam|
|2||Adiraju Yedla||Indian National Congress|
|3||Bellana Chandra Sekhar||Yuvajana Sramika Rythu Congress Party|
|4||Sanyasi Raju Pakalapati||Bharatiya Janata Party|
|5||Anandsagar Pogru||Samaanya Praja Party|
|6||Lingala Chiranjeevi||Andhra Chaitanya Party|
|7||Mukka Sreenivasa Rao||Janasena Party|
|8||Govinda Rao Lagudu||Jana Jagruti Party|
|9||Kovvuri Surya Bhavani||Pyramid Party of India|
|10||Yella Rao Siyyadula||Independent|
|13||Ramu Naidu Yijurothu||Independent|
|14||Venkata Trindha Rao Veluri||Independent|
The electoral battle here is once again expected to see TDP and Congress go head-to-head with both parties looking at explosive and exhaustive rallies. The polling will be done in the first phase on April 11, 2019 and the result will be out on May 23, 2019.