Telangana BJP chief K Laxman has said several TDP leaders and others would join the party on Sunday in the presence of working president J P Nadda.
Speaking to the media, Laxman said, “Nadda, on his maiden visit to Telangana after becoming Working President, would meet the partys office bearers and also leaders of clusters formed for the coming municipal polls on August 18.”
Stating that he would attend the Maha Sammelanam on Sunday evening, where leaders from TDP and other parties would join BJP, he added that about 20,000 (TDP leaders) are going to join the party.
According to Laxman, after the convention, Nadda would have a dinner meeting with the state partys core committee members.
He added: “The BJP’s plan for the future in Telangana, the decisions to be taken at the national level in view of BJPs growing popularity in the state and ongoing membership drive would be looked into.”