Separate elections give space to regional parties to find their political voice. It seems inappropriate to subjugate the people’s mandate at the local level to the whims of the politics beyond, writes former CEC Dr. S.Y. Quraishi
With neither BJP-led NDA nor the Congress-led UPA sure of forming the government, a fractured verdict on May 23 will bring regional parties into focus. The possibilities are manifold with every party expected to extract their pound of flesh
A day after completing the demolition of Praja Vedika, a government building adjacent to Naidu's residence, a demolition notice was pasted on the main gate of Chandrababu Naidu's house on the banks of Krishna river.
Damodar Goutam Sawang, Thakur’s 1986 batch mate, has been given full additional charge as the new DGP (Head of Police Force) and is eventually expected to take regular charge as the state police chief.
A photo of former Andhra Pradesh Gorantla Madhav and his ex-boss, CID Deputy Superintendent of Police Mahboob Basha exchanging salutes in the presence of other police officials have been going viral on the internet.
The SCS is a major demand of the YSRCP and Y S Jaganmohan Reddy, during his election campaign, had said he would support the party at the national level which promises to grant the status to Andhra Pradesh.