The Telangana Elections are likely to happen by November this year and speculations state that TDP plans to form an alliance with Congress. The Telugu Desam Party was allied with the Congress before 2014. However after Andhra Pradesh’s bifurcation the TDP decided to join forces with the BJP.
As these rumors surfaced, TDP President for Telangana L. Ramana clarified these speculations. Ramana was quoted as saying, “We haven’t taken any decision yet regarding this. We are waiting for our leader N Chandrababu Naidu here.”
Ramana also reported that a meeting will be held today evening to discuss the appropriate strategy for the Telangana Assembly Polls. TDP Spokesperson Lanka Dinakar also added to the speculations.
He said, “There are speculations that TDP is going to ally with a party. Some Congress leaders also expressed keenness to ally with the TDP. N Chandrababu Naidu is coming to Hyderabad today to hold a meeting with Telangana TDP cadres, and an appropriate decision will be taken by him.” he noted.
As Chief Minister KCR pushes for an early election in the State, the Congress decided to have an emergency meeting to prepare. Governor E.S.L. Narasimhan dissolved the Telangana State Assembly on the 6th of September.