A home ministry official said the citizenship of Chennamaneni was cancelled after a court directed investigation found he is a German national.
Chennamaneni was first elected to the Assembly of undivided Andhra Pradesh on a Telugu Desam Party ticket in 2009.
The ruling TRS had backed the NDA government’s move on the demonetisation and the GST, as also its nominees for the Presidential and Vice-Presidential elections, leading to speculation in some quarters on whether it is coming closer to the BJP.
In December last year, a large group of members of the Upper House had made an attempt to get Justice Reddy removed, but it failed as some MPs withdrew.
Organisational matters and various schemes of the Telangana government will be discussed during the meeting of TRS members and legislators to be held on May 27.
Malla Reddy, who represents Malkajgiri Lok Sabha constituency, joined the TRS in the presence of party president and Chief Minister K Chandrasekhar Rao.
Terming the result as a reflection of the TRS’ two-year rule, Chief Minister K Chandresekhar Rao said it’s a clear endorsement of his government by the people.
TRS candidate Bhupal Reddy polled 93,076 votes to the 39,451 by the Congress candidate and 14,787 by the TDP nominee, Bhupal Reddy’s brother.
Today’s results showed that even in the TDP constituencies, a majority of voters preferred TRS.
Congress leader, Shabbir Ali, asked Telangana Finance Minister Etala Rajender to explain as to what went wrong to the projections which he made in last two budgets.
Lok Sabha was adjourned twice on Tuesday amid protests by TRS members demanding immediate creation of a High Court for Telangana.
These have been prosecutable offence with rigorous imprisonment up to 10 years.
Opposition slams move, says govt wiping out ‘lungs’.
Opposition parties, have accused the TRS government of playing with the emotions of the people who made sacrifices.
Public transport buses are expected to stay off the roads and Government has already declared a holiday tomorrow.
Asaduddin Owaisi of the MIM stood in the well and shouted that the move was unconstitutional.