The TRS, though won the Assembly elections with big margin and decimated the Congress-led Prajakutami, received brutal shock in the Khammam district as the party could retain only Khammam seat out of five seats for which elections were held on December 7.
Puvvada Ajay Kumar addressing a meeting during his election campaign(file photo
The sitting MLA Puvvada Ajay Kumar won the Khammam seat on a TRS ticket with a margin of 13,518 votes over TDP candidate Nama Nageswara Rao. The Khammam Assembly segment consists os 50 divisions under Municipal Corporation along with Khammam urban and rural mandals with a majority of voters present in the city. It is the part of the Khammam Lok Sabha Constituency.