He claimed that people in Huzurnagar want Padmavathi to contest the bypoll, hence, there was nothing wrong with Uttam announcing her candidature.
Revanth Reddy asks Khuntia to issue a show-cause notice to Uttam Kumar Reddy for announcing his wife’s name for Huzurnagar seat
However, this did not happen as BJP leadership was not ready to accept the conditions Rajgopal had put forward to them.
TPCC to seek disciplinary action against Munugode MLA Komatireddy Rajagopal Reddy for criticising AICC
He said in the past too Rajagopal had criticised the party leadership and was served notices, however, he escaped punishment after he denied making such comments.
Meanwhile, Hanumanthaa Rao, speaking on the rising cases of dengue, demanded the government to open blood testing centres in all mandal headquarters.
Amid speculation that the party high command is planning to appoint a new TPCC chief, AICC in-charge for Telangana RC Khuntia on Thursday clarified that there was no such proposal.
In a press release issued here, Khuntia stated that a few party leaders were accusing Raju of stopping party leadership from allotting tickets to them, which is false.
Referring to RTI Amendment Bill, he said that the TRS party initially demanded that the Bill be send to Selection Committee but they supported it even though that demand was not met.
He directed remarks at TPCC president Uttam K Reddy and AICC party in-charge RC Khuntia, while simultaneously praising BJP and has somehow ended up placing his own political career in tenterhooks.
Senior leaders such as Ponnam Prabhakar, MLC Jeevan Reddy, Mohd Ali Shabbir and Taher Bin Hamdan were also present at the meeting.
‘Jagga’ Reddy, meanwhile, said that he is not in the race as such but only made his wish known to Khuntia
Telangana Pradesh Congress Committee core committee, which met at a hotel, reviewed preparations for the ensuing municipal elections in the State.
Revanth Reddy will oversee coordination work in erstwhile Adilabad, Karimnagar, Pedapalle, Warangal and Nizamabad.
Speaking to reporters after the completion of polling at Gandhi Bhavan on Thursday, Khuntia also predicted that AICC president Rahul Gandhi will become the next prime minister.
However, he requested all secular political parties to extend their support for Congress party in Telangana in constituencies where they have not fielded their own candidates.