Film actor and former Union Minister Krishnam Raju re-joins BJP
January 8, 2014 - Hyderabad
The one time Film actor U. Krishnam Raju on Wednesday re-joined the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) in presence of its president Rajnath Singh and party senior leader M. Venkaiah Naidu. BJP leaders in the State expressed their dis-satisfaction over his re-entry and not being informed of this, they said.
It may be recalled that U Krishnam Raju has acted in more than 180 films joined the BJP and elected as MP from Kakinada and also won from Narsapur Parliamentary constituency on BJP ticket and also worked as Union Minister in Vajpayee government.
He later joined the Praja Rajyam Party in the year 2009 that was floated by K Chiranjeevi and unsuccessfully contested from Rajahmundry.