Big Jolt: TDP municipal polls contestants join YSRCP in Srikakulam
SRIKAKULAM: A big jolt to the Telugu Desam Party ahead of municipal elections as the party's nominated contestants shifted their loyalties from TDP to YSRCP before withdrawing their nominations. According to the reports, four municipal councillor contestants from Palasa joined YSRCP under the leadership of Minister Appalaraju. It is said that ward 4,8,20,29 Vailapalli Lakshman Rao, Murali Krishna, Bammidi Venkata Lakshmi and Roja Hari joined YSRCP before withdrawing the nominations. It is said that minister Appalaraju did not leave any stone unturned to make them resign to TDP. Meanwhile, TDP leaders alleged that YSRCP leaders kidnapped their contestants.