Former Minister Dokka Manikya Varaprasad opined winners and losers in 2014 Polls will be shedding tears at their houses and polling centre respectively as the candidates in fray have splurged huge amounts on voters. ‘While Winners weep in their houses, Losers does the same at the counting centers itself. 2014 Polls will lead to political/mental/financial suicides of many people. Spending so much on the polls isn’t a good sign for our constitution. I only wish this culture ends with 2014,’ he told the mediapersons.
Dokka stated Congress leaders under the leadership of Chiranjeevi took part in the campaign in a much better way than expected. He, however, refused to speak about the count of seats Congress gonna win in Seemandhra as there is an wave against the National party post bifurcation. He only wished Congress wins good number of seats, especially in Uttar Andhra region.
The former minister feels Kiran Kumar Reddy’s anti-Congress agenda and General Elections coming in a short gap after bifurcation have damaged the prospects of the ruling party. Accepting the defeat, He described 2014 Polls as the Semi Finals and 2019 Polls as the Finals. He also pointed out the division among voters (Pro TDP-BJP Group and Anti TDP-BJP Group) in 2014 and votes polled for YSRC willn’t go into Jagan’s account as its actual due to Secular plank.