GHMC election 2020: TRS wins in Neredmet
TRS candidate Meena Reddy won with a majority of 782 votes in Neredmet (division-136).
TRS candidate Meena Reddy won with a majority of 782 votes in Neredmet (division-136). With the party emerging victorious in Neredmet division, the number of corporators from the party reached 56.
The counting of votes for Neredmet division began at 8 am at Vivekananda college in Sainikpuri on Wednesday on the directions of High Court. Of the total 25,716 polled votes, 24,632 were counted on December 4 in which TRS was in lead with 502 votes. However, the counting of votes was stopped after BJP urged the RO not to consider the votes with different marks and a petition was also filed in the High Court.
However, the High Court dismissed the petition filed by the BJP and directed the election commission to resume the vote counting. There were around 544 disputed votes.