TDP is preparing for the elections in case Jagan Mohan Reddy decided to dissolve the assembly early. Chandrababu Naidu is already finalizing the candidates for the assembly constituencies.
But it is going to be a big headache for him in selecting the candidates for MP constituencies. Here is the situation in various constituencies.
Ram Mohan Naidu will be in the fray from the Srikakulam parliament.
Senior leader Ashok Gajapathi Raju contested for Vizianagaram parliament but there are doubts if he will contest in 2024 or give a chance to his heirs.
Araku contestant Kishore Chandradeo is inactive in the party.
Balakrishna’s son-in-law, Bharath will be testing his luck once again for Vizag Parliament.
Anakapalli candidate Adari Anand joined YSR Congress. Chintakayala Vijay may take his place.
Kakinada candidate Chalamalasetty Sunil also joined YSR Congress. There is no candidate for TDP here now.
Maganti Roopa who contested for Rajamahendravaram parliament is inactive in politics.
There is no clarity if Balayogi’s son, Harish will go for the Amalapuram parliament or assembly.
Dandu Siva Rama Raju who contested for Narasapuram parliament is keen on contesting for assembly. Eluru MP candidate Maganti Babu is not so active after losing his two sons.
Kesineni Nani, Vijayawada MP earlier announced not contesting in 2024. Machilipatnam MP candidate Konakalla Narayana will get another chance.
Two-time MP from Guntur, Galla Jayadev also became silent. There are rumors that he may join BJP. But the party still trusts him to stay.
Rayapati Samba Siva Rao and Malyadri who contested from Narasaraopeta and Bapatla may not contest in the next elections. Party did not find replacements yet.
Sidda Raghava Rao who contested as Ongole MP joined YSR Congress. Beedha Ravichandra is also not clear if he is still interested in Nellore Parliament.
In Rayalaseema, JC Pavan Reddy may get to contest once again from Anantapur Parliament. Kaluva Srinivasulu is also interested.
Nimmala Kishtappa who contested for Hindupur parliament may have to give way to another candidate. A lady leader’s name is being heard.
Adinarayana Reddy who contested for Kadapa Parliament is currently in BJP. Senior leader Srinivasulu Reddy’s name is in consideration here.
Kotla Surya Prakash Reddy is once again interested in Kurnool Parliament. Nandhyala Parliament’s candidate may have to change. Candidates have to be changed for Rajampeta as Satya Prabha is not active and Shiva Prasad Reddy expired in Chittoor.
Panabaka Lakshmi may get a chance for Tirupati Parliament if she promises to work hard.