In a giant setback for the ruling BRS in Telangana, two of its senior leaders, one MLC and a sitting legislator, left the party on Friday.
Ajmeera Rekha, the legislator from Khanapur, in a press convention on Friday introduced her resignation from the party whereas MLC Kasireddy Narayana Reddy joined the Congress party within the presence of AICC president Mallikarjun Kharge within the nationwide capital.
Ajmeera Rekha was sad with the party as she was denied a ticket to contest the forthcoming assembly polls.
“I served this party (BRS) for the past 12 years. I will tell the people the services I rendered. I will show my strength. I have not betrayed the party. You (party) betrayed me… I am resigning from the BRS party,” the teary-eyed legislator instructed reporters. She additional stated she would contest from the constituency both as a insurgent candidate or from another party.
Speaking to reporters in Delhi, Kasireddy Narayana Reddy stated that though he nonetheless has 4 years of his tenure as MLC left, he joined the Congress within the presence of Mallikarjun Kharge and PCC president Revanth Reddy.
Accompanying him, a number of different leaders from Nagarkurnool district have additionally joined Congress, he added.
Kasireddy Narayana Reddy stated his supporters and followers suggested him to hitch the Congress as the “six guarantees” it introduced not too long ago are useful to individuals.
If the Congress Party offers him a possibility to contest, he’ll contest polls, he stated.