Winning of Municipal elections in Andaman & Nicabar Islands, was the first victory for the TDP outside the State after becoming a national party.
Expressing happiness on the election results in the island, AP Deputy Chief Minister Chinarajappa said, “It was the first victory for the TDP after becoming a national party. The party would emerge stronger under the leadership of Chandrababu Naidu, he said, adding that the TDP would soon spread its activities in other States also.
The TDP won two out of 24 wards in the Island. Of the 24 wards, BJP established majority by winning 10 seats followed by Congress six, TDP two, DMK and AIDMK one each and others four. Another important development was the TDP secured second place in 16 wards. (NSS)