According to latest buzz from Andhra Pradesh political circles, Actor-turned-politician Chiranjeevi may defect from the Congress party to join the BJP. Several BJP leaders, hinted at the possibility of Chiranjeevi joining the saffron party.
There are are speculative reports being spread that Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s close aide , BJP national general secretary Ram Madhav has been in talks with the actor. AP affairs are being handled by Ram Madhav who hails from East Godavari.
After Venkaiah Naidu has stepped out from active politics to get elected as Vice President of the country , Now the line is clear for Chiranjeevi’s entry into BJP. BJP is looking for a face Andhra Pradesh who has stardom and political experience . One more plus point for Chiranjeevi is that he belongs to Kapu community.
The latest development assumes political significance as it comes at a time when politically-dominant Kapus are consolidating themselves in the wake of the raging movement seeking reservation for the community.