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Sukhender Reddy elected as Telangana Legislative Council Chairman 'unopposed'

UNI India-English 2019-09-11 15:38:31

Hyderabad, Sep 11 (UNI) Former MP and Ruling Telangana Rashtra Samithi (TRS) leader G.Sukhender Reddy was declared elected as the Legislative Council Chairman 'unopposed' on Wednesday.
Mr.Reddy was the only candidate in the fray for the Council Chairman's post.
Soon after the Council met for the day, the announcement about his election was made in the house.
Mr Reddy took charge as the Chairman immediately after the announcement .
Ministers ---T.Harish Rao and K.T.Rama Rao and MLCs belonging to various parties taken Mr.Reddy to the Chairman's seat.
Later, members cutting across party lines congratulated Mr Reddy and wished him success in his new post.
Municipal Administration Minister K.T.Rama Rao said Mr Reddy was among the leaders who fought for the eradication of fluoride in drinking water in Nalgonda district.
Mr.T Jeevan Reddy (Cong) said that Mr.Reddy was a person without opponents.