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Lok Sabha 2019: Chandrababu Naidu's son Nara Lokesh files nomination from Andhra Pradesh

Andhra Pradesh IT minister and Chief Minister N Chandrababu Naidu’s son Nara Lokesh. Photograph:( ANI )

ANI Amaravathi, Andhra Pradesh, India Mar 23, 2019, 07.52 AM (IST)

Andhra Pradesh IT minister and Chief Minister N Chandrababu Naidu’s son Nara Lokesh on Friday filed nomination to contest from Mangalagiri constituency in Amaravati in the upcoming Lok Sabha elections.

Lokesh, who is the general secretary of Telugu Desam Party (TDP), will be contesting for the first time. He filed nomination papers at the Mangalagiri Mandal Revenue Officer (MRO) in the presence of his mother Bhuvaneswari, wife Brahmani and son Devansh.

After filing the nomination, Lokesh cast his vote in the Member of Legislative Council (MLC) elections at a polling booth in Polakampadu Mandal Parishat elementary school.

Andhra Pradesh, which has 25 Lok Sabha seats and 175 Assembly seats at stake, will go for simultaneous polling on April 11.