In a drammatic circumstances, TDP leader Satish Reddy has been unanimously appointed as the AP Council Deputy Chairman post. Though the names of Chaitanya Raju and Nannapaneni Rajakumari's names are aired but at the last moment, they have stepped back.
Chaitanya Raju's candidature has been objected by Teacher MLAs. Congress candidate Kantheti Satyanarayana has also stepped back following certain leaders suggestions and appeals. On the other hand, Satish Reddy, while talking to media has thanked AP CM Chandrababu for giving opportunity in this regard.