15 Telugu persons won Tamil Nadu Assembly election
The recent Tamil Nadu Assembly election saw the victory of fifteen persons who originally hail from the Telugu community. According to the reports, most persons of this group of MLAs belong to one social group. It is hoped that the voice of the Telugu people who have been struggling hard to get justice in Tamil Nadu may be heard this time.
Reports suggest that 12 Telugu persons won as MLAs from DMK, two from AIADMK, and one from Congress. The Telugu population of 27% lives in Tamil Nadu, and 40% live in Chennai. It has played a significant role in winning the election.