TDP’s Ayyannapatrudu elected Speaker of Andhra Assembly

Ayyannapatrudu's election was a mere formality as no other MLA filed a nomination for the Speaker's post to challenge him.

BySouth First Desk

Published Jun 22, 2024 | 8:00 PMUpdatedJun 22, 2024 | 8:00 PM

Andhra Pradesh Assembly speaker Ayyannapatrudu

TDP’s Narsipatnam MLA C Ayyannapatrudu was elected unanimously as the Speaker of the 16th Andhra Pradesh Legislative Assembly on Saturday, 22 June. Ayyannapatrudu’s election was a mere formality as no other person filed a nomination. The three nominations received for the Speaker’s post were on behalf of Ayyannapatrudu, said PPK Ramacharyulu, secretary general, of the Legislative Assembly.

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