N Chandrababu Naidu calls on Mamata Banerjee, discusses formation of non-BJP government in case of hung verdict
Naidu, who reached here from Amaravati, held a 45-minute-long meeting with Banerjee on the future strategies of the "Mahagatbandhan" (Grand Alliance), the highly-placed sources said.
Alleging that BJP chief Amit Shah and Prime Minister Narendra Modi have violated MCC, Chief Minister and TDP supremo N Chandrababu Naidu on Sunday shot off a letter to the Chief Election Commissioner
While most have predicted a YSRC sweep in both the Lok Sabha and Assembly elections, exit polls by Today’s Chanakya, C-Voter-Republic TV, and Lagadapati Raja Gopal favoured ruling TDP.
The separate meetings with SP president Akhilesh Yadav and BSP chief Mayawati take place a day before polling in the last phase of elections.
Accusing the EC of bias, he questioned its decision to conduct repolling on the basis of a complaint lodged by the YSR Congress 34 days after elections in the State.
Meanwhile, the TDP leaders led by minister N Amarnath Reddy staged a protest in Tirupati against the EC decision.
The much-publicised Cabinet meeting chaired by Chief Minister N Chandrababu Naidu went off smoothly at the Interim Government Complex in Velagapudi on Tuesday.
Naidu also reviewed the polling trend and issued directions to be followed by the party leaders at the counting centres on May 23.
Speaking to the media here on Monday, senior YSRC leader Tammineni Sitaram said Naidu was trying to be on the centrestage of the national politics as he would lose in the State elections.
The amount so raised was used for unproductive and self-promotion activities while genuine bills were gathering dust in the State offices, he alleged.
The TDP supremo held a closed door discussion with Banerjee at Kharagpur on future plans of the Mahagathbandhan (grand alliance) on Thursday.
Speaking to reporters in Hyderabad on Thursday, Venkateswarlu said Naidu, who has 40 years of political experience in politics, is preparing the ground for his defeat in the elections.
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Naidu, during his visit to the Polavaram project site on Monday, said that water can be given through gravity from Polavaram only by 2020.
The CMO note asked the Chief Secretary to issue directions to officials of all the departments concerned to be present at the meeting.