You are here: Home » PTI Stories » National » News
Business Standard

KCR would join hands with BJP in coming LS polls: RC Khuntia

Press Trust of India  |  Hyderabad 

AICC Telangana Incharge R C Khuntia Sunday alleged that caretaker Minister K Chandrasekhar Rao would join hands with the BJP in the polls next year and has entered into a tie-up with

Addressing a Padyatra in segment here, Khuntia questioned KCR, as Rao is popularly known as, over the early dissolution of the in the state.

Assembly polls in Telangana were originally scheduled to be held simultaneously with the elections next year.

However, the assembly was dissolved earlier last month as per a recommendation of the state cabinet, which necessitated elections ahead of the schedule.

Hefurther hit out at Telangana Rashtra Samithi (TRS) for "not fulfilling" his promise of providing 12 per cent reservation in jobs and education to Muslims and enhancement of quota for Scheduled Tribes.

The in charge of Telangana affairs, Khuntiaalsoclaimed that the graph of Modiand NDAgovernment was going down while that of was on the rise.

A separate Telangana State was created due to the efforts of then UPA government andUPA Sonia Gandhi, Khuntia added.

The Saturday announced the dates for the Rajasthan, Madhya Pradesh, Chhattisgarh, Telangana and Mizoram Assembly polls.

Polling in and Telangana will be held on December 7.

(This story has not been edited by Business Standard staff and is auto-generated from a syndicated feed.)

First Published: Sun, October 07 2018. 17:30 IST