Vijayawada, May 25: After his spectacular victory in the Assembly election a couple of days ago, YSR Congress Party President Y S Jagan Mohan Reddy was unanimously elected as leader of the Legislature party on Saturday.
The YSRCP Legislature Party meeting was held in the state office at Tadepalli, near here. The YSRCP legislators formally elected Jagan Mohan Reddy as their leader.
YSRCP MLA Botsa Satyanarayana proposed the resolution, electing Reddy as YSRCP Legislature party leader, and MLAs Darmana Prasada Rao and Kolusu Parthasarathi seconded it.
YSRCP sources said a YSRCP delegation comprising MLAs Botsa Satyanarayana, Dharmana Prasada Rao and Buggana Rahendranath would go to Hyderabad today to meet Governor E S L Narasimhan. They would submit the resolution copy, passed by the YSRCP legislative party electing Jagan Mohan Reddy as their leader.
Addressing the newly elected MLAs, Reddy said that he would bring administrative reforms in the governance and added that people reposed faith on him and gave a landslide mandate.
“The 2019 elections concluded. We must target the 2024 elections. We should go to polls in 2024 by projecting party performance,” he said.
The oath taking ceremony will be held here on May 30 and Telangana Chief Minister K Chandrashekhar Rao will participate in it. UNI