After the victory of TDP candidate T. Sowmya the Congress senior leader Raghuveera Reddy, “We are happy with how things worked out for us in this election. We got some of our traditional vote bank back. The sentiment factor of Tingiralla family worked against us. The announcement made by the state government to make Vijayawada as capital after taking the in the Nominations helped TDP a lot”.
Raghuveer Reddy further added “TDP has spent and distributed lot of money, even the liquor was also brought into the campaigns of TDP. Even the election officers also agreed to it. The money is distributed one of the contractors of Polavaram. We will bring out the names soon. We haven’t spent single rupee, our party don’t have any money, our candidate didn’t have any money”.