Indian Regional Parties Contesting in 2019 Elections in the Indian State of Andhra Pradesh

Venkat Vellanki

  1. Telugu Desam Party

Meaning: Party of the Telugu Land

Abbreviation: TDP

President/Leader: N. Chandrababu Naidu

Founder: N. T. Rama Rao

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This party was in power since 2014 under Chief Minister, N. Chandrababu Naidu.

Party Ideology and Symbolism: This mainly highlights on the importance of the Telugu regional pride and signifies the regional farmers that are in that specific land.


     2. Jana Sena Party

Leader/Founder: Pawan Kalyan

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Party Ideology and Symbolism: Indian nationalism, Regionalism, Democratic socialism


     3. YSR Congress Party

President: Y. S. Vijayamma

Leader/Founder: Y. S. Jaganmohan Reddy

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Party Ideology: Regionalism