Tuesday, 20 April 2021 »  Login
Hyderabad News » GHMC Likely To Have Two Deputy Mayors
I am at

GHMC Likely To Have Two Deputy Mayors

The TRS government may push for the creation of the post of a second Deputy Mayor of the GHMC to create a more inclusive administration.
Hyderabad | 24th January 2021
The Telangana State Election Commission recently announced that the elections for posts of the GHMC's Mayor and Deputy Mayor would be held on on February 11, a day after the end of the present body's term.

Following the announcement, the TRS government assured Deputy Mayor Baba Fasiuddin that he would be able to continue in his post. However, taking heed of the growing demand for a more inclusive and representative GHMC administration, it is likely that the government will push for the creation of another deputy mayoral post this year to accommodate a candidate from an underrepresented community.

Reports say that while the TRS may have already picked a candidate for the deputy mayor, very likely a woman from the Reddy community, it will choose another deputy mayor from the BC community.

The candidate most likely to be picked for the second post is Cherlapally corporator Bonthu Sridevi, wife of outgoing Mayor Bonthu Rammohan.

However, some conflicting reports also suggest that the TRS might even pick a candidate from the SC community for the post, to preempt any criticism that Chief Minister K Chandrashekar did not keep his promise of fielding an SC candidate.

Meanwhile, it is being reported that MIM head and MP Asaduddin Owaisi is likely to extend indirect support to the TRS, which does not have enough votes to clinch the post and will, in all likelihood, need to win the elections through technical means.

The MIM is then likely to abstain from voting in the elections as well.
filed in:  Telangana, GHMC, GHMC Elections, Local Body Elections, Elections, GHMC Mayor, Deputy Mayor, Backward Classes, Social Welfare, Asaduddin Owaisi, MIM
Be the first to comment on GHMC Likely To Have Two Deputy Mayors! Just use the simple form below.
fullhyd.com has 700,000+ monthly visits. Tell Hyderabad what you feel about GHMC Likely To Have Two Deputy Mayors!
[no link to your name will appear, overriding global settings]
To preserve integrity, fullhyd.com allows ratings/comments only with a valid email. Your comments will be accepted once you give your email, and will be deleted if the email is not authenticated within 24 hours.
My name:

Dissatisfied with the results? Report a problem or error, or add a listing.
{{ todo.summary }}... expand »
{{ todo.text }} « collapse
First  |  Prev  |   1   2  3  {{current_page-1}}  {{current_page}}  {{current_page+1}}  {{last_page-2}}  {{last_page-1}}  {{last_page}}   |  Next  |  Last


This page was tagged for
hyderabad January 2021 News
Telangana news
GHMC updates
Follow fullhyd.com on
© Copyright 1999-2009 LRR Technologies (Hyderabad), Pvt Ltd. All rights reserved. fullhyd, fullhyderabad, Welcome To The Neighbourhood are trademarks of LRR Technologies (Hyderabad) Pvt Ltd. The textual, graphic, audio and audiovisual material in this site is protected by copyright law. You may not copy, distribute, or use this material except as necessary for your personal, non-commercial use. Any trademarks are the properties of their respective owners. More on Hyderabad, India. Jobs in Hyderabad.