TDP MLA Ayyanna Patrudu may be AP Assembly Speaker

A six-time MLA from the same constituency— Ayyanna Patrudu is expected to be elected to the speaker's post by the Assembly on 21 June.

BySouth First Desk

Published Jun 19, 2024 | 3:30 PMUpdatedJun 19, 2024 | 3:30 PM

Ayyanna Patrudu speaker

TDP Narsipatnam MLA Chintakayala Ayyanna Patrudu’s candidature for the post of Speaker in the Andhra Pradesh Assembly has more or less been finalized. Chief Minister N Chandrababu Naidu is understood to be favouring his candidature. A Velama, Ayyanna Patrudu is a six-time legislator. Meanwhile, TDP has reportedly decided to favour seniormost legislator Gorantal Butchaiah Chowdary to be the pro-tem speaker.

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