Senior Congress chief and Lok Sabha member Komatireddy Venkat Reddy reportedly claimed that Sonia Gandhi would appoint him because the chief minister if the occasion emerged victorious within the upcoming Telangana meeting elections. Reddy, a member of Parliament from Nalgonda, Komatireddy Venkat Reddy was purportedly heard making the declare throughout an election rally in his Lok Sabha constituency.
The video, shared extensively on social media platforms, exhibits the Congress chief confidently asserting his declare to the chief ministerial place. Within the purported five-second clip, Reddy is heard saying in Telegu “Sonia Gandhi goes to present the CM place to me if the occasion involves energy. There is no such thing as a one senior to me right here”.
The video emerged on social media forward of the November 30 elections in Telangana.
Sonia Gandhi holds appreciable sway in decision-making processes in Congress however the grand outdated occasion has not projected its chief ministerial candidate for the upcoming Telangana Meeting elections.
Congress has a number of probables who may stake a declare to the highest submit ought to the occasion return to powers. State Congress Chief Revanth Reddy, former State chief Uttam Reddy and Congress chief Madhu Yakshi Goud are among the many prime contenders from the grand outdated occasion.
Komatireddy Venkat Reddy has been a member of the Parliament of Bhuvanagiri Parliament Constituency since 2019 and the star campaigner of the Telangana Pradesh Congress Committee since 2022.
He was Deputy Ground Chief, of the Telangana Congress Legislative Get together and former MLA of the Nalgonda Meeting constituency.
Telangana is scheduled to go to meeting elections on November 30 and the counting of votes, together with these of 4 different poll-bound states, has been scheduled for December 3.
The state is ready to witness a triangular contest among the many BJP, BRS, and Congress.
Within the earlier Meeting election in 2018, the Bharat Rashtra Samithi (BRS), beforehand often called Telangana Rashtra Samithi (TRS), gained 88 of the 119 seats, hogging 47.4 per cent of the whole vote share. The Congress got here in a distant second with simply 19 seats.