YSR’s son elected to Lok Sabha

May 16th, 2009 - 7:10 pm ICT by IANS  

Hyderabad, May 16 (IANS) Y.S. Jaganmohan Reddy, son of Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister Y.S. Jaganmohan Reddy, Saturday won the Kadapa Lok Sabha seat with a huge majority of over 100,000 votes.
Jaganmohan, an industrialist, defeated P. Srikanth Reddy of the Telugu Desam Party (TDP) by over 179,000 votes.

The Congress retained the seat. Rajasekhara Reddy’s brother Y.S. Vivekananda Reddy was elected from Kadapa in the 2004 parliamentary elections.

This was the first election for the 37-year-old Jaganmohan, who also runs Sakshi TV channel and Sakshi Telugu daily.

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