Wednesday, November 29, 2017
B.Gurunath Reddy, long time follower of YS Rajasekhara Reddy, member of the YSRCP since its inception and former MLA from Anantapur is all set to join the TDP.
According to sources, he was the losing candidate of YSRCP in the last Assembly elections, remained a crucial in the district party organization until recently when he started to feel stifled allegedly with the party allowing other candidates to nurture hopes of a ticket for the Anantapur Assembly segment.
Besides Gurnath Reddy, his two brothers – Erriswamy Reddy and Reddeppa Reddy are also expected to join the TDP on Thursday. Sources said that Chandrababu assured the TDP MLA V.Prabhakar Chowdary that Reddy’s entry would not mean any threat to his chances.