Though YSR strongly reiterating that the elections would be held some time next year a few political leaders and pundits suspecting YSR would drop a thunderbolt any moment. This gained strength when Nedurumalli said he is expecting elections to state assembly within a short time.
The mood in the Congress too is in favour of elections for known reasons. Announcing several welfare measures the congress is feeling secured.
Chirnajeevi party is yet to get into full swing and with large scale desertions Telugu desam is in deep trouble. Unlike in the 2004 general elections where the opposition was united this time there are many serious contenders for the CM post in the opposition parties.