Is AP Chief Minister Chandrababu Naidu's son and TDP National General Secretary Nara Lokesh in race for Rajya Sabha seat? This is the hot topic widely discussed and TDP Leaders have been sending enough hints in this regard. While Venkaiah Naidu & Nirmala Sitharaman bag Rajya Sabha seats from AP one each, Lokesh will get hold of the remaining one seat.
Few months ago, There is strong buzz about Chandrababu's plans to induct Nara Lokesh into his cabinet. However, The recent developments send an indication Lokesh might become Central Minister soon. There were reports of Nara Lokesh replacing Sujana Chowdhary as the Union Minister.
TDP Leadership is of the view Naidu in State & Lokesh at Centre will have a good impact. In addition, Lokesh's three years terms as Union Minister would help him gain more experience as a seasoned politician & his contacts with National-level leaders would improve.