Monday, July 31, 2017
The visit of Silpa Mohan Reddy, candidate from YSRCP to Nandyal by-election to the residence of his brother Chakrapani Reddy, TDP MLC today created a speculation that the latter would join the party in presence of Jagan during his visit to Nandyal on August 3.
However, Chakrapani Reddy was tight lipped on the speculation. Silpa Mohan Reddy speaking to media said that he met his brother for the first time after joining YSRCP and sought his support. He said that he urged his brother to join the party as there was no point in being in different political parties and that his brought sought time to take a decision.
Chakrapani Reddy who is maintain distance with the TDP for some time also gives rise to the speculation of his joining to YSRCP. It may be recalled that Silpa Mohan Reddy along with supporters joins YSRCP joined YSRCP on June 14. He was given party ticket for the Nandyal by-poll.