Congress is trying to strengthen its cader in Telangana and wanted to give a tough fight to TRS in the coming Municipal Elections. Congress party high command has reportedly decided to appoint a new chief for its Telangana unit.
Many senior and popular leaders, including Malkagiri MP A Revanth Reddy, Bhongir MP Komatireddy Venkat Reddy, MLAs D Sridhar Babu and T Jayaprakash Reddy alias Jagga Reddy, MLC T Jeevan Reddy, former PCC chief Ponnala Lakshmaiah, former AICC secretary V Hanumantha Rao and AICC secretary AÂ Sampath Kumar, are reportedly aspiring for the TPCC post
The Congress leader Gulab Nabi Azad came to Hyderabad to elect the TPCC President, the rumors say that Revanth Reddy will become the TPCC chief. The senior leader of the Congress party started fighting in front of Gulab Nabi Azad for the TPCC post. Komatireddy Venkat Reddy reportedly raised the issue, saying that since municipal polls are approaching, there is a need for the party to have new leadership that could infuse fresh energy into the cadre.
Uttam Kumar Reddy is continuing as president of the TPCC for the past five years. He has given an extension for two years more. His three years term has expired in 2017. Uttam Kumar continued as the TPCC president during Assembly, Parliament and rural local bodies elections since December 2018.