Vastavam web: Opposition Congress and its allies and the BJP intensified campaign and preparations Monday for the December 7 Telangana assembly elections. Senior Congress leader and former deputy chief minister in undivided Andhra Pradesh C Damodar Rajanarsimha held meetings with party leaders in Delhi. He said that SC, ST, and backward class leaders were invited for the meetings and that their winning chances and other election-related issues were discussed.
TDP supremo and Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister N Chandrababu Naidu held meetings with the party’s Telangana unit members in Hyderabad Monday to take stock of the election preparations. As part of BJP’s preparations, Union Minister J P Nadda, partys incharge for elections in Telangana, is scheduled to address a constituency-level meeting Tuesday. Meanwhile, ruling TRS MP B Vinod Kumar sought to counter the BJP leaders’ criticism of party chief and caretaker Chief Minister K Chandrasekhar Rao, saying even Prime Minister Narendra Modi and several of his ministerial colleagues have hailed his governance. “I, myself, was witness when your Prime Minister Modi ji spoke about the governance of the Chief Minister in parliament, he told reporters.