Kavitha to contest as Nizamabad MLC

Telangana Chief Minister K. Chandrashekhar Rao’s daughter K. Kavitha will contest for State Legislative Council. KCR who is also the president of Telangana Rashtra Samithi (TRS) on Wednesday finalised Kavitha as the party’s nominee for the MLC seat under Nizamabad Local Bodies category. Kavitha will file her nomination later in the day.The bye-election the Upper House of the state legislature is scheduled on April 7.

Kavitha was elected to Lok Sabha from Nizamabad in 2014. She, however, was defeated in 2019 polls.She is the only daughter of Chandrashekhar Rao. Her only brother K. T. Rama Rao is a senior cabinet minister and considered number two in the government and the party.