Venkat Machiraju

Candidate in the Mayoral Candidates race.

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57% of voters undecided about mayoral pick: poll

September 14, 2018

Winnipeg Free Press - ...towards a feeling that the choices in this election are not real or serious." Seven other candidates — Chris Clacio, Tim Diack, Umar Hayat, Venkat Rao Machiraju, Desmond Thomas, Doug Wilson and Don Woodstock — split the support of five per cent of respondents. Ed Ackerman, a late entry, was not included in...

Bowman pulling pages from incumbent playbook

September 14, 2018

Winnipeg Free Press - ... Umar Hayat is another intriguing, if poorly defined, candidate despite a 23-point platform available online, and being active on social media. Venkat Machiraju did not get a lot of attention when he registered in early August, but he has a website that oddly includes a single photograph of the candidate,...

Un sondage place Brian Bowman en avance devant Jenny Motkaluk dans la course à la mairie

September 14, 2018

Ici Radio Canada / CBC Francais - ... Le sondage suggère que sept autres candidats à la mairie, Don Woodstock, Tim Diack, Umar Hayat, Doug Wilson, Chris Clacio, Desmond Thomas et Venkat Rao Machiraju, bénéficient d'un soutien total de 5 % des électeurs de Winnipeg. Un dixième candidat à la mairie, Ed Ackerman, ne s'était pas encore inscrit...

Bowman leads Motkaluk 2-to-1 in mayoral poll, but majority of voters still undecided

September 14, 2018

CBC Manitoba - ...per cent. The poll suggests seven other mayoral candidates — Don Woodstock, Tim Diack, Umar Hayat, Doug Wilson, Chris Clacio, Desmond Thomas and Venkat Rao Machiraju — enjoy a combined total of five per cent support from Winnipeg voters. A 10th mayoral candidate, Ed Ackerman, had yet to register prior when the...

Bowman officially launches re-election bid; takes aim at Motkaluk

September 13, 2018

Winnipeg Sun - ...Bowman. The candidates include former retail employee Desmond Thomas, filmmaker Ed Ackerman, community volunteer Christopher Clacio, Hindu priest Venkat Machiraju, Winnipeg police officer Tim Diack, investor Umar Hayat, former Morden mayor Doug Wilson and past provincial election candidate Don Woodstock. ...

Bowman Launches Re-Election Campaign in Winnipeg Mayoral Race

September 13, 2018

ChrisD - ...Other candidates for the city’s top job are Jenny Motkaluk, Doug Wilson, Don Woodstock, Umar Hayat, Tim Diack, Desmon Thomas, Christopher Clacio, Venkat Machiraju, and Ed Ackerman. Advertisements Sports Highlights Comments ...

Roads and taxes top Hindu priest’s priorities in mayoral campaign

August 17, 2018

Winnipeg Free Press - ...mayoralty. The rough and tumble of a municipal election campaign is not where you’d expect to find a Hindu holy man, but that’s exactly where Venkat Machiraju wants to be. The rough and tumble of a municipal election campaign is not where you’d expect to find a Hindu holy man, but that’s exactly where...

Ninth candidate steps foward to run for mayor

August 13, 2018

Winnipeg Sun - ...ninth candidate has registered in the race to become Winnipeg’s next mayor. Venkat Machiraju, a Hindu priest, said he was inspired to compete in the mayoral contest to push for the expansion of the city’s roads. Machiraju said more lanes are badly needed on Bishop Grandin, Kenaston and Lagimodiere...

Four councillors still unopposed in upcoming civic election

August 13, 2018

Winnipeg Sun - ... Mayor (x-incumbent) Jennifer Motkaluk Doug Wilson Don Woodstock Umar Hayat x-Brian Bowman Tim Diack Desmond Thomas Christopher Clacio Venkat Machiraju City Council (x-incumbent) Charleswood-Tuxedo Kevin Klein Kevin Nichols Ken St. George Daniel McIntyre x-Cindy Gilroy Josh Brandon Miah...

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