The Congress High Command has declared full separate committees for both Telangana and Seemandhra. Botchcha has revealed that he requested to be relieved from his post. Raghu Veera Reddy, in a surprise choice, has replaced him. Chiranjeevi is chosen to be the face of the party during election campaign, hinting at the possibilities of giving him the CM post in case of majority. Telangana too finds Ponnala in an unexpected, probably caste influenced decision to head the TPCC. Uttam Kumar is chosen to balance the BC, FC angle in the region. Seniors like D Srinivas, Jaipal Reddy, Hanmanta Rao are presently sidelined. In seemandhra too, hot favorites like Kanna, Anam, Dokka are given lesser posts.
Here is the full list…
TPCC President: Ponnala Lakshmaiah, TPCC Working President: Uttam Kumar Reddy, Campaign incharge: Damodara Raja Narsimha, Campaign Committee Co Chairman: Shabbir Ali, Manifesto Committee: D Sridhar Babu, Mallu Bhatti Vikramarka
The Telangana Pradesh Congress Election Committee other members are:
Jaipal Reddy, D Srinivas, V Hanmantha Rao, Jana Reddy, M Satya Narayana Rao, Suresh Reddy, Marri Shashidhar Reddy, Balaram Nayak, Geeta Reddy, Ponnam Prabhakar, Anjan Kumar Yadav, Danam Nagender, DK Aruna, Renuka Choudary, Rapolu Ananad Bhaskar, P Sudhkar Reddy, Sabita Indra Reddy, Fareeduddin, KR Amos
Seemandhra Pradesh Congress Committee President: Raghu Veera Reddy, Campaign Incharge: K Chiranjeevi, Campaign Committee Co Chairman: Dokka Manikya Vara Prasad, Manifesto Committee: Anam Ram Narayan Reddy, Panabaka Lakshmi
Seemandhra Pradesh Congress Election Committee members are:
Kishore Chandra Deo, Botchcha Satya Narayana, Kavuri Samba Shiva Rao, Pallam Raju, Panabaka Lakshmi, JD Sheelam, Kotla Surya Prakash Reddy, Anam Ram Narayan Reddy, KVP RamaChander Rao, Kanna Laxmi Narayana, C Rama Chandraiah, Ahmadulla, Dokka Manikya Vara Prasad, M Satya Narayana Raju, T Chakra Pani, Chinta Mohan, Kondru Murali, P Balaraju, Nadendla Manohar