Suresh Prabhu,YS.Chowdary elected from AP to RS
Nominations for the Rajya Sabha elections started and from Andhra Pradesh ruling TDP which is all set to win three of the four seats already got Union Railway Minister Suresh Prabhakar Prabhu and Union Minister of State for Science and Technology Y Satyanarayana Chowdary unanimously.
It is also coming out that other candidates TG Venkatesh and V Vijaysai Reddy have also been elected unopposed in the biennial election to the Council of States.
K Satyanarayana Rao,Election Returning Officer and AP Legislature Secretary (in charge) declared all the four nominees elected unopposed as the process for withdrawal ended at 3 pm .
V Sunanda Reddy withdrew her papers paving the way for the unanimous election of the four main candidates.She filed as dummy candidate on behalf of the YSR Congress. Mr Chowdary and Mr Venkatesh won on TDP,Suresh Prabhu won on BJP and Vijaysai on YSRCP.