TRS looking to sweep upcoming local body polls in Telangana2 min read . Updated: 22 Apr 2019, 06:12 PM IST
- The ruling party will in fact be going into the rural boy polls in high spirits having swept the assembly elections last year
- TRS has also said that it will win 16 of the 17 Lok Sabha seats in the general elections which were held on 11 April
HYDERABAD : With the Zilla Parishad Territorial Constituencies (ZPTC) and Mandal Parishad Territorial Constituencies (MPTC) elections set to be held from 6 May (in three phases), the ruling Telangana Rashtra Samithi (TRS) in Telangana is looking to virtually take control of all the elected bodies in the state. Having close to 100 MLAs (including defections) out of the total 119 in the assembly, TRS leaders said that their party is now looking to win between 350-400 of the 530-odd ZPTC posts that are going to polls.
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