TRS in Telangana, YSRC in Seemandhra: KCR

TRS in Telangana, YSRC in Seemandhra: KCR

The Telangana Rashtra Samithi (TRS) president K Chandrasekhar Rao has not only claimed victory for his party in Telangana with absolute majority, but has also forecast that the YSR Congress (YSRC) led by Y S Jaganmohan Reddy would sweep the elections in Seemandhra.

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