Telangana Telugu Desam Party (TTDP) candidate for Ibrahimpatnam, Sama Ranga Reddy, met Chandrababu at Amaravati and demanded a ticket for LBnagar constituency, instead of Ibrahimpatnam. However, it is said that Chandrababu has pacified him. Some things have to accepted as a part of Mahakutami, he appears to have told Sama Ranga. Earlier, the candidate had rushed to Amaravati, with a group of followers, demanding a ticket from LBnagar area. He said that he had strengthened the party in this region, from the past five years.