AAP Approaches JDS. Bengaluru: In the run-up to the 2023 general elections, AAP striving to expand its bases in Karnataka by approaching JDS leaders and senior Congress. On Tuesday, actor turned politician Mukhyamantri Chandru, who recently left congress will join AAP in Bangalore, while ex Congress spokesperson Brijesh Kalappa is likely to put his force behind the party on June 15, 2022.
AAP Approaches JDS, Congress Candidates To Expand Base In Karnataka
Prithvi Reddy who on Sunday got re-elected for becoming the president of AAP, told TNEI that he had approached several congress leaders consisting of the minister Kimmane Rathnakar, senior leader BL Shankar and others, who AAP thinks can bring a change in Karnataka politics. “We are not looking for men with muscle power, but those who can bring about changes. He said that these leaders have been in association with the party for a long period of time.
They have to discuss it with their followers and make a decision,” he said. Other than them AAP president had also approached former MLA YSV Datta and MLA at Ramaswamy from JDS. The former speaker and Congress leader KR Ramesh Kumar were also joining AAP; Prithvi Reddy said that he had approached Congress leader KR Ramesh Kumar to join AAP. “He visited our office and spoke well about our government’s work in Delhi. But he has not shown any inclination towards our party,” Reddy added.