TDP leader Uma Madhava Reddy joins TRS

Reddy was a three-time MLA before she was defeated from Bhongir in the 2014 polls by TRS candidate P Shekar Reddy.

Published: 14th December 2017 08:49 PM  |   Last Updated: 14th December 2017 10:48 PM   |  A+A-

Former minister and TDP senior leader A Uma Madhava Reddy (Photo | YouTube)

By PTI

HYDERABAD: Senior TDP leader and former minister Uma Madhava Reddy today crossed over to the TRS headed by Telangana Chief Minister K Chandrasekhar Rao.

Reddy and her son A. Sandeep Reddy resigned from the TDP's primary membership yesterday.

The duo, along with their followers, joined the TRS in presence of the chief minister.

Reddy was a three-time MLA before she was defeated from Bhongir in the 2014 polls by TRS candidate P Shekar Reddy.

KCR assured that Reddy and her son would be given appropriate positions in the party.

Reddy's husband was allegedly shot dead by naxals when he was a minister in the TDP government in the year 2000.

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