In what can be his first reaction after election, Chandrababu Naidu is confident of winning over 130 seats and TDP returning to power in AP. Speaking to party leaders on Thursday midnight, Naidu said 100 percent TDP will win with huge margin and comeback to power. "As per the priliminary information, TDP will win in 130 seats. There is no second thought on this. Even the number may increase," said Naidu.
Naidu said YSRCP has sensed its defeat and resorted to violence in various parts. Naidu thanked the people for standing by TDP and maintaining peace, composure despite YCP tried to "create disturbances" on polling day. Naidu said people stood in long queues and waited for hours and he said it shows the people's support for the ruling TDP government.
Chandrababu said the big turnout of women shows the positive vote for TDP. He also thanked the booth agents and party workers for working so hard. He has asked the leaders and party workers to thoroughly monitor the strong rooms where the EVMs are being protected. He asked party workers to work in shifts near strong rooms to provide security for the next 40 days.
Naidu said YCP is "frustrated" and "going to lose badly" and hence may resort to any sort of "violence". He asked party leaders, workers to maintain the same spirit till May 23rd, the results day.