The Telugu Desam Party (TDP) on Tuesday has formed a 15-member committee to prepare the party’s manifesto ahead of the Lok Sabha and State assembly elections. It is headed by Politburo member and Finance Minister Yanamala Ramakrishnudu, to draft the party manifesto.
While Ramakrishnudu will be the committee convenor, Information and Public Relations Minister Kalava Srinivasulu will be the co-convenor. Five other ministers, four legislators, a retired IAS officer, and three other party functionaries will be part of the manifesto committee. It is expected that this manifesto committee will complete the drafting exercise by March, though the timeline has not been set. And this committee will be for five years from 2019-24 sources added.
Meanwhile, TDP is busy will choosing candidates for assembly polls and are planning to announce the first list of its candidates before the notification for the elections issued.