Congress will bag 10 seats in by-polls

Stating that a clear statement on Telangana would be announced after the Assembly bye-elections, Deputy Chief Minister C. Damodar Rajanarasimha exuded confidence that the Congress would win 10 seats in the ensuing bye-elections scheduled to be held on June 12.

Rajanarasimha was here on Sunday in connection with a private program.

Speaking to the media, Rajanarasimha said that facing elections and bye-elections were common to the Congress. He said that his party would emerge winner in at least 10 constituencies and give tough fight in eight other constituencies. He said that the ruling party would explain to the people about the development and welfare schemes being implemented by the Congress government in the State.