Akhila Priya,26, daughter of the demised MLA from Allagadda Shobha Nagi Reddy, has filed her nomination for the MLA by-elections to be held for the seat on Nobember 12. Her father Bhuma Nagi Reddy along with some district-level party leaders and MLAs were present during the filing process at the Tahsildar office. She has been nominated by the YSR Congress Party after the election commission announced the schedule for the by-elections.
Shobha Nagi Reddy had won the seat post demise. She was died in a road accident of April 24 while the elections were held on May 7 this year. People came out to vote in favour of their demised leader and her name in the list managed to win with a majority of more than 10,000 votes.
The last date of filing nomination is October 21 while can be withdrawn till 24.