Nomination papers filed in Andhra Pradesh
Two candidates of Piramid Party of India (PPI) were among those whole filed their nominations on the first day.
Two PPI candidate filed nominations from Vijayawada and Machilipatnam Lok Sabha constituencies.
A press release here today said for the Machilipatnam Parliamentary constituency, Vadapalli Raghunadh, PPI, filed his nomination in Machilipatnam, while Gundapaneni RajaKumari, PIP, filed nomination papers for Vijayawada Lok Sabha constituency, here today.
In Visakhapatnam, three independents filed their nominations papers who were among four other independent candidates who filed their nominations from Visakhapatnam - South ,East, Anakapalli and Araku here.
According to District Collector and returning officer of Visakhapatnam Lok Sabha constituency Arokiya Raj said the process of filing of nominations is expected to pick up once the major political parties announce the lists of their nominees.
The North Coastal Andhra will go to polls in second phase from May 7.
The nominations will be received till April 19, while the scrutiny will be carried out on April 21. The last date for withdrawal of nominations is April 23. Other candidates, who filed nominations for the Assembly constituencies, were ( Vijayawada) Kongara Sai Independent, (Tiruvuru SC) Kunche Venkata Ramana-Jai samaikhandra party, Tiruvuru(SC) Dubbaka Naga Mohan Independent,( Nuzvid) Gudivada Nagaraju,PPI,(Machilipatnam)Vaddi Vijayasaradhi PPI, (Avanigadda)Somisetti Venkata Rataiah,PPI,(Vijayawada Central) Surisetti VijayaPrasad INC (Mylavaram) Balina Venkata Ramana PPI.
(Posted on 13-04-2014)