Pumped up by massive victories in the first phase, YSRC legislators and constituency in-charges are confident of repeating their success as 2,786 panchayats in Andhra Pradesh went to polls in the second phase on Saturday. The voting will take place between 6:30 am and 3:30 pm, while counting will begin from 4 pm.
Principal Secretary (Panchayat Raj and Rural Development department) Gopal Krishna Dwivedi said. polling will be held to elect 2,786 village sarpanches and 20,817 ward members. YSRC claimed that its supporters have won nearly 82 per cent of seats in the first phase and will bag nearly 90 per cent seats in subsequent phases.