*Total of 302 polling stations, 42.13 square km, 2,30,000 voters (approx)
The main candidates
Padmavathi Reddy from Congress, Saidi Reddy from TRS, Chava Kiran Mai from TDP, Kota Rama Rao from BJP.
What gives congress an advantage?
Congress has given the seat to Padmavathi Reddy's wife of Uttam Kumar Reddy for the by-poll. A strong base of Reddy voters. Uttam Kumar's Family played a strong role in the development of the constituency.