Hyderabad: In the wake of the Telugu Desam Party announcing its own candidates for the Speaker and his Deputy’s posts, Legislative Affairs Minister D Sridhar Babu on Friday appealed to all parties to follow the tradition and ensure that the Heads of the two Houses of the state Legislature be elected unanimously.
Talking to media persons at Assembly premises, Mr Sridhar Babu appealed to the Legislators to elect the Speaker, Deputy Speaker, Legislative Council Chairman and Deputy Chairman unanimously and thereby respect the tradition of the House.
The Legislative Affairs Minister sought the support and cooperation of all elected representatives in this regard so that the elections to the important posts could be conducted without acrimony.
Responding to the introduction of No Confidence Motion by the Telugu Desam Party against the N Kiran Kumar Reddy government on the farmers’ issues, Mr Sridhar Babu stated that the Opposition has the every right to introduce the Motion.
However, he exuded confidence that the No Trust Motion would be defeated convincingly.(INN)