Beeda Mastan Rao, another senior leader tried his best for nomination to the Rajya Sabha till the last minute but withdrew after Naidu reportedly assured him of importance in the Assembly elections.
Initially, the TDP thought of fielding three candidates in the fray for the Rajya Sabha polls.
However, in view of the changed political scenario following its withdrawal of two ministers from the Narendra Modi-led cabinet, the TDP settled for two.
With this, the elections in Andhra may be unanimous.
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