Hyderabad: Speculation is on as to which party, BJP or Mahakutami delight women by giving them more tickets. With Telangana CM KCR giving only four tickets to women candidates, now women politicians are pinning their hopes only on BJP and Mahakutami.
In the current dissolved assembly there were only 9 women MLAs. They are Gongidi Sunitha (Alair), Konda Surekha (Warangal East), Padma Devender Reddy (Medak), Bodige Shoba (Choppadandi), Ajmeer Rekha (Khanapur), and Kova Lakshmi (Aseefabad) from TRS party. Dr Jetty Geetha (Zaeerabad), DK Aruna (Gadwal) and Padmavathi Reddy Nalamada (Kodad) from Indian National Congress. The lone woman in the Telangana Legislative Council was Akula Lalitha, who was from the Congress party.