TRS candidate Palla Rajeshwarreddy won the MLC election for the Nalgonda-Khammam-Warangal graduate seat. Independent candidate Teenmar Mallanna gave a tough contest to all parties. It can be said that Teenmar Mallanna faught and lost with the ruling TRS. At one point, with Palla and Teenmar Mallanna having a small majority, many thought that he would win but Palla won after a second-preference vote count that took place amidst suspense.
However, the incident took place in Nalgonda district when a young man committed suicide as he could not bear the defeat of his favorite contestant. Srisailam, a youth from Lenkalapally, Marriguda Mandal, Nalgonda district, campaigned extensively in support of Teenmar Mallanna faught and lost the election, the boy could not digest Mallanna’s defeat and committed suicide by drinking pesticides.
Teenmar Mallanna reacting to the suicide of a young man. It is a very sad thing and no one should make such attempts. He said that winning and losing in the elections was natural and he would stand by the Srisailam family.