Bandla Ganesh later told reporters that he always liked the Congress as the party made many sacrifices for the country.
Ganesh said while he considers Pawan Kalyan as his 'guru', he always wanted to work for the Congress party. He said that he wants to serve people as an MLA.
Bhupati Reddy of the ruling TRS also joined the Congress. A member of Telangana State Legislative Council, he said the state government has failed to live up to people's expectations. He alleged that corruption has gone up in the state during the TRS rule.
Telangana Assembly was dissolved on September 6 to pave way for early polls. The elections are likely to be held in November-December.
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