Ruling TRS finalized name of its candidate to field for upcoming By-elections of Warangal. Earlier it was highly publicized that TRS will field advocate Gudimalla Ravikumar as its candidate. Reports have that TRS leadership is reportedly favoring advocate JAC leader Gudimalla Ravi Kumar as he is young and vocal compared to other aspirants.
But here comes the twist in tale. Pasunuri Dayakar who earlier worked as Vardhannapet incharge of TRS party was announced as its candidate. The reason behind the sudden change is not known yet but some reports saying that Gudimalla Ravikumar name was involved in some caste related brawl which forced TRS to change its decision. The By-election is considered as an assessment of the 16-month rule of the KCR government. Meanwhile, BJP would be fielding its candidate with the support of TDP. The NDA candidate is likely to be a senior doctor and NRI P Devaiah