‘TDP leader Ganta Srinivas Rao bidding adieus to the Yellow brigade’ has been the most discussed in the state political circles in recent times. Ganta holding a series of talks with YSRCP key leaders added fuel to the speculations that the former minister would change the loyalties any time soon.
Amidst which, sources from Undavalli Camp office revealed that August 9th is locked for Ganta to officially join the ruling party. It was learnt that the leader would formally welcomed into the party by Chief Minister himself and would also accompany CM in the program organised to distribute house sites to the poor.
Ganta Srinivas Rao started his political journey with TDP and later joined Chiranjeevi’s Praja Rajya Party representing which he also won 2009 elections as MLA. With the ‘Mega’ merger with Congress, Ganta was given ministry. After the state bifurcation, Ganta rejoined TDP and was given Ministry after a thumping victory in 2014 elections.
However, things took an unexpected turn with TDP facing a humiliating defeat n 2019. Ganta was seen maintaining a deliberate distance from the party activities months after which rumours of Ganta joining the ruling YSRCP started taking rounds.