Actor Mahesh Babu in a movie says that hundreds of crores was spent in the fight for Kadapa Parliament seat! Considering the intensity being shown, Medak likely to emerge as the Kadapa of Telangana State.
All major political parties have gone back to the tried and tested module to field 'Reddy' candidates with deep pockets in the upcoming byelections to the Medak Parliament seat that was vacated by Chief Minister KCR. With TRS, BJP and Congress deciding to go with maximum money power into the election, it is clearly a 'Battle Royale' for Medak.
While TRS has decided to field Prabhakar Reddy to retain the seat of KCR; Congress is banking on sentiment by fielding a women in Sunitha Laxma Reddy. On the other hand, BJP has fielded Jagga Reddy who recently joined the Party from the Congress. TDP has decided not to enter the fray but support BJP candidate in the election.
According to a senior leader from Medak, all three political outfits are taking this election prestigious and are fielding candidates who can spend loads of money. While KCR has decided to make a Minister incharge of each Assembly segment within Medak Parliament constituency; BJP will be banking on Amit Shah to campaign for Jagga Reddy along with Pawan Kalyan. Congress Party is likely to play the sentiment card with the Voter of Medak!
With money and sentiment taking priority, it would be interesting to see whom will the Voter favour!