Chandrababu Naidu will not attend Reddy's swearing-in ceremony as Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister

WION Web Team New Delhi, Delhi, India May 29, 2019, 05.39 PM(IST)

YS Jaganmohan Reddy and N Chandrababu Naidu. Photograph:( ANI )

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Naidu will instead send a delegation to attend the ceremony.

Outgoing Andhra Pradesh chief minister and Telugu Desam Party (TDP) chief N Chandrababu Naidu will not attend the swearing-in of YS Jaganmohan Reddy on May 30 in Vijayawada.

Naidu will instead send a TDP delegation to attend the ceremony.


Though Reddy had personally invited the TDP chief over the telephone.

Meanwhile, Dravida Munnetra Kazhagam (DMK) President MK Stalin will attend Jaganmohan Reddy's swearing-in ceremony.

Reddy's party YSRCP achieved a landslide victory by winning 151 seats in the 175-member Assembly and 22 out of the 25 Lok Sabha seats.

After the swearing-in ceremony, Reddy and Telangana Chief Minister K Chandrashekar Rao will reportedly fly to Delhi to attend the swearing-in ceremony of Prime Minister Narendra Modi.