Marri Shashidhar Reddy, former Congress party legislator is keen on the Speaker S Madhusudana Chary taking a decision on the defected legislators. Chary is currently undergoing treatment at Nims hospital.The then Telugu Desam Party candidate Talasani Srinivas Yaday unseated Shashidhar Reddy in the Sanathnagar constituency. Yadav is one among 13 legislators who had defected to the TRS party. Further Yadav has been made a cabinet minister.
But the Speaker is yet to take a decision on the 13 MLAs’ defection. Shashidhar Reddy is keen on observing the case of the defected MLAs. The resignation of Talasani is to be approved by the Speaker. The case of Srinivas Yaday has been seen to be quite unprecedented. A petition seeking disqualification of 13 legislators is still pending with the Speaker of the legislative Assembly and all eyes on Chary now and his decision has been eagerly awaited. Marri Reddy wants the decision to be taken sooner as he tasted defeat at the hands of Talasani.