TDP national general Nara Lokesh has coined a slogan in Urdu for GHMC polls that “Hyderabad hamara, hum sabka hota hai”. That mean in English “We had development and we want development. He has given this slogan for TDP-BJP candidates in the Hyderabad. Lokesh, who is leading the campaign of the party for Greater Hyderabad Municipal Corporation Elections, launched his program from AS Rao Nagar, which forms part of Uppal Assembly segment. Incidentally, the area is predominantly inhabited by people from Seemandhra region. While defending the rights of Seemandhra people living in Hyderabad, Lokesh sought to portray himself as more Hyderabadi that Amaravatite.
“When I go to Amaravati, I have to wrack my brains to find out which road leads to where as I am not familiar to the area,” he stated or overstated, to please the citizens of Hyderabad. Then he turned his attention to Seemandhra People and said, “Hyderabad belongs to all. It will remain so in future as well. We will take care of the needs of people here irrespective of their caste, creed, religion and region.