The Telangana Congress party has accused the Telangana Rashtra Samithi government led by chief minister K Chandrasekhar Rao of misusing public institutions and government machinery to launch election campaign for the TRS in the name of Pragati Nivedana Sabha.
YSR Congress party president Y S Jaganmohan Reddy, who has been completely depending on the team of his advisor and political strategist Prashant Kishor for working out election strategies, is understood to have entrusted it with the task of poaching important leaders from other parties into the YSRC.
Though the Telangana Rashtra Samithi leaders are extremely optimistic of holding early elections to the state assembly, reports from New Delhi have indicated that the Election Commission of India is not very keen on advancing the elections in Telangana.
Telangana Rashtra Samithi president and chief minister K Chandrasekhar Rao is eager in conducting early elections to the state assembly, but his Andhra Pradesh counterpart N Chandrababu Naidu is not interested and wants to continue in power till the completion of his full term.
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The Telangana Congress feels the ruling Telangana Rashtra Samithi has been deliberately creating confusion among the people over holding early elections to the state.
Strange as it might sound, many top IAS and IPS officers, who were cherry-picked by Telugu Desam Party president and Andhra Pradesh chief minister N Chandrababu Naidu during his tenures in the past and present, have turned hostile to him after their retirement.
Industrialist-turned- Telugu Desam Party MLA from Guntur (West) Modugula Venugopala Reddy is said to be contemplating quitting the party to join the YSR Congress party sooner than later.
Now that TV9 itself has confirmed the reports that it is changing hands with original promoter of the channel Srini Raju opting out of it, there have been more and more interesting speculations over the deal.
When Nara Brahmani turned up for the business seminar of Rahul Gandhi, it was more or less seen as confirmation that TDP was gearing up for an alliance with the Congress.
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After initial reluctance, Congress president Rahul Gandhi has finally agreed to visit Andhra Pradesh to rejuvenate the party leaders and the cadre.
As if confirming the speculations that he would go in for early elections to the state assembly, Telangana Rashtra Samithi president and chief minister K Chandrasekhar Rao announced a series of welfare measures for various sections, besides making appointments to a few corporations and effecting transfers of IAS officers.
It is now more or less certain that Telangana state assembly will go to early elections in the month of November or December.
With the 'costly' treatment for a simple dental problem of Andhra Pradesh finance minister Yanamala Ramakrishnudu turning out be a controversial issue, the Telugu Desam Party on Friday came out with an explanation defending the whole episode.