Former HRD minister and TDP MLA Ganta Srinivasa Rao plans to join BJP?


Vizag: Former HRD minister and TDP Vizag North constituency MLA Ganta Srinivasa Rao plans to shift gears towards BJP. The MLA, who abstained from attending TDP events, is said to be exploring opportunities to join the national party. It is learnt that he has been holding discussions with the BJP leaders in New Delhi for the past couple of days. According to sources, MLA met BJP general secretary Ram Madhav along with others, former TDP leaders and Rajya Sabha members Y Sujana Chowdary and C M Ramesh are helping Ganta on board. Once he finds his sailing towards this direction smooth, Ganta is in all likelihood is expected to put off his papers as TDP North Visakhapatnam MLA. In addition, speculation is rife that a few more TDP leaders intend to follow suit along with the Ganta. However, BJP MLC P V N Madhav says that nothing official has been announced so far about Ganta switching sides.