In his maiden election, Chandrababu Naidu’s son, Nara Lokesh has lost. He lost to his nearest rival from YSR Congress, Alla Rama Krishna Reddy by a margin of 5000 Plus Votes. This is a huge setback for Chandrababu Naidu who is keen on promoting his son as his heir.
Lokesh entered Naidu’s Cabinet via Council and the Opposition ridiculed him for that. Call it confidence or misadventure, Lokesh chose Mangalagiri to contest in his debut election. TDP last won this seat in 1985 which means almost three decades back. In 2014 elections, TDP candidate, Ganji Chiranjeevi lost this election by just 12 Votes.
Finally, that choice proved to be costly. Even after the election, Lokesh announced that he will stick to Mangalagiri and is working in the constituency by meeting the local leaders and cadre every now and then. Chief Minister Jagan Mohan Reddy seems to have targeted Lokesh’s Political Future.
In the first budget of the new government, Jagan earmarked 50 Crore to make Mangalagiri as a Model Town. This seems to be a move to corner Lokesh and curb his political growth in the constituency. Interestingly, the government has only earmarked 500 Crore for Amaravati which will be just to pay an annuity to farmers and monthly pension to agriculture laborers.Don't MissBandobast Review - Messy Narrative Kills Thrilling PlotBOTTOM LINE Messy Narrative Kills Thrilling Plot OUR RATING 1.5/5 CENSOR 'U/A'Certified, 2 hrs 46...Don't Missచంద్రబాబుకు ముద్రగడ లేఖ... ఏంటో ఈ చిత్రం?కాపు ఉద్యమ నాయకుడు ముద్రగడ పద్మనాభం వైఎస్ జగన్ మోహన్ రెడ్డి అధికారంలోకి వచ్చాకా కనిపించడం మానేశారు. అప్పట్లో చంద్రబాబు...Don't MissA Day of Unbelievable Self-Goals by JaganChief Minister YS Jagan Mohan Reddy is committing small mistakes and playing into the hands...Don't MissKajal's Reply to the Fan's Marriage Proposal Is EpicKajal Aggarwal has been becoming active on social media lately and the beautiful actress has...Don't MissValmiki Review -A Typical But Lengthy Mass EntertainerBOTTOM LINE A Typical But Lengthy Mass Entertainer OUR RATING 2.5/5 CENSOR 'UA' -2 Hr...