TDP and Jana Sena gave a good share of seats to women in their first list of candidates. While TDP announced 94 candidates, Jana Sena announced five. Out of these 99 announced contestants, 14 are women candidates.

TDP’s women contestants are Savitha (Penukonda), Bandaru Shravani (Singanamanala), Gowru Charitha Reddy (Panyam), Bhuma Akhila Priya (Allagadda), Madhavi Reddy (Kadapa), Vijayasri (Sullurpeta), Thangirala Sowmya (Nandigama), Yenamala Diva (Tuni), Vangalapudi Anita (Pakayaraopet), Gummadi Sandhyarani (Salur), Aditi Gajapathiraju (Vizianagaram) and Jagadeeshwari (Araku).

On the other side, Jana Sena announced Lokam Madhavi as its candidate from the Nelicherla constituency. More women’s names are expected in the next list of contestants.