HYDERABAD: Telangana Chief Minister K Chandrasekhar Rao’s daughter and former MP Kalvakuntla Kavitha has achieved a landslide victory in the Nizamabad MLC election with a huge majority on Tuesday, October 12.
Kavita from the Ruling TRS party has won 728 votes in the Nizamabad MLC election while the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) has secured only 56 votes. Meanwhile, Congress got only 28 votes. Both the Congress and BJP failed to get the deposits. The bypoll to the Nizamabad Telangana Legislative Council was held on Friday.
Immediately after TRS candidate Kavitha won in the bypoll, the party cadre started celebrations in Nizamabad district. The TRS activists across the state started celebrating the landslide victory of Kavitha. In 2019, Kavitha lost the Nizamabad Parliamentary elections to BJP candidate D Arvind.