Deputy Chief Minister Mohammed Mahmood Ali said that TRS’ position in old city is strong and the party will perform well in old city wards. Speaking to media on the occasion of release of first list he said that TRS has included 16 Muslims in the list of 80 candidates which is a minority friendly gesture. He hoped that all the Muslim candidates will win the elections. He pointed out that party will contest alone and it ill not enter into alliance with any party. He maintained that party is sincere about the educational and economic development of Muslims hence Chief Minister has introduced many new schemes in this connection.