Senior TDP leader from Andhra Pradesh Adi Narayana Reddy joined the BJP today. He was inducted into the BJP in the presence of party working President J P Nadda and party General Secretary Arun Singh in New Delhi. Soon after joining the saffron party, Adinarayana Reddy said that he was deeply influenced by the policy decisions taken by Prime Minister Narendra Modi.
He also went on to criticise Chief Minister Jagan Mohan Reddy’s governance regarding the Polavaram irrigation project and development works in the Amaravati capital region. Speaking to the media, he said, “In these circumstances, only BJP can improve the conditions in our state of Andhra Pradesh.”
Once considered close to Naidu, Adinarayana Reddy has won thrice from the Jammaladugu constituency of Kadapa district. Mr Reddy was a Minister in the previous Chandrababu Naidu government in the State.