Hyderabad: Popular Tollywood producer and Congress leader Bandla Ganesh filed his application for the Malkajgiri MP ticket from the party on February 2, Friday.
On the occasion, Ganesh stated his belief that Congress would win the majority of seats in the elections and commended the leadership of Telangana chief minister and TPCC chief A Revanth Reddy.
The Telangana Congress has released application forms for candidates to apply for Lok Sabha tickets for the upcoming elections on January 30.
Revanth Reddy had informed that the applications will be considered until March 3.
After the success in the recently held Assembly polls, the grand old party now aims to win big in the Lok Sabha polls.
Telangana: Congress invites applications from ticket aspirants for LS polls
The selection of candidates will be under the complete purview of AICC chief Mallikarjun Kharge, as per a unanimous resolution made by the state Congress.
Several party leaders have already submitted their applications seeking tickets to contest the elections.
The TPCC has also passed a resolution authorizing the party’s high command to also finalize Rajya Sabha candidates.
The success of the grand old party in Telangana is going to be crucial for the party which is vying to put up a tough contest against the incumbent Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) with its INDIA alliance.
(This is a developing story. The latest version will be updated)