Hanumantha Rao kin vie for same seat from same party!
Strange as it may get, two close relatives are not only vying for the same seat, but also are eying ticket from the same party.india Updated: Apr 05, 2009 12:09 IST
Strange as it may get, two close relatives are not only vying for the same seat, but also are eying ticket from the same party.
State Education Minister M Hanumantha Rao was supposed to contest from the Manglagiri Assembly seat. He was denied ticket due to some opposition and instead the same was offered to his son M Satyam.
Meanwhile, Congress leader and former civic chief, K Kamala, who is also Satyam’s mother-in-law, too was trying for nomination from the same seat of the temple town.
Now, both Satyam and Kamala have party B-forms, sources said adding the party can and would back only one officially. It would be clear after the scrutiny of nomination papers is done.