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Jaganmohan Reddy meets Governor, stakes claim to form govt in Andhra

Reddy, who reached Hyderabad by air from Vijayawada, met the Governor around 4.30 pm, official sources said

Press Trust of India  |  Hyderabad 

Y S Jaganmohan Reddy
Y S Jaganmohan Reddy

YSR Y S Saturday met Governor of and Telangana ESL Narasimhan and staked claim to form government in

Reddy, who reached by air from Vijayawada, met the Governor around 4.30 pm, official sources said.

Earlier, he was unanimously elected of the Yuvajana Sramika Rythu (YSRC) Legislature Party at a meeting of newly elected MLAs of his party in Vijayawada.

Reddy, who scored a massive win in the assembly elections, would meet Telangana Chief Minister K Chandrasekhar Rao after his meeting with the Governor, YSRC sources said.

In the 175-member assembly, YSRC won 151 seats, routing the ruling led by N Chandrababu Naidu.

First Published: Sat, May 25 2019. 17:15 IST
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