Former Prime Minister P.V. Narasimha Rao’s daughter S. Vani Devi will contest for the Telangana Legislative Council because the candidate of the ruling Telangana Rashtra Samithi (TRS).
The TRS on Sunday introduced her candidature for the Hyderabad-Rangareddy-Mahabubnagar graduates’ constituency. Vani Devi, an artist, educationist, and social activist, will file her nomination on Monday.
Chief Minister and TRS president Ok. Chandrasekhar Rao finalised her candidature.
Born in Vangara in Karimnagar district, Vani Devi is the founding father of Sri Venkateshwara Group of Establishments.
Elections to Hyderabad-Rangareddy-Mahabubnagar and Nalgonda-Warangal-Khammam graduate seats are scheduled to be held on March 14.
The 2 seats fell vacant with the completion of the time period of Ramachandra Rao of the BJP and P. Rajeshwar Reddy of the TRS.
The TRS has as soon as once more fielded Rajeshwar Reddy from the Nalgonda-Warangal-Khammam constituency.
The BJP has already named Ramachandra Rao as its candidate from the Hyderabad-Rangareddy-Mahabubnagar seat whereas Congress has introduced Chinna Reddy as its candidate.