Telugu Desam Party had released the first list of Seema Andhra. The list contained 47 MLAs and 7 MP candidates. Sitting MPs Konakalla Narayana and Siva Prasad who played crucial role in the fight for Samayikya Andhra retains their Machilipatnam and Chitoor seats while late Yerram Naidu’s Ram Mohan Naidu will stand for Srikakulam MP. Senior leaders Ashok Gajapathi Raju for Vizianagaram, Maganti Babu for Eluru and Nimmala Kishtappa for Hindpur
Coming to the MLA seats, Chandra Babu Naidu will contest once again from Kuppam. Senior leaders Gaali Muddu Krishnam Naidu, Payyavula Kesav, Varla Ramaiah, Paritala Sunita, Bojjala, Ayyanna Patrudu and Devineni Uma are in the fray from Nagari, Uravakonda, Pamarru, Rapthadu, Srikala Hasti, Narsipatnam and Mylavaram respectively. Karnam Balaram’s son Venkatesh will make his political debut from Addanki. The list ignored recently arrived candidates so as to instill confidence in cadre.