Mysterious sentiment hunts TDP leader, his victory puts CM chair away from Chandrababu Naidu
The sentiments play a key role in AP politics. It's going to such an extent that if a party leader wins the elections then the sentiment is even his party will be for sure in the ruling.
Hyderabad: The sentiments play a key role in AP politics. It's going to such an extent that if a party leader wins the elections then the sentiment is even his party will be for sure in the ruling. The same sentiment continues in a reverse way for some leaders if he wins then for sure his party will be in the opposition.
This mysterious sentiment is hunting the former Uravakonda TDP MLA Payyavula Keshav. In the party, Payyavula is known as a firebrand leader and one of the close associates to CM Chandrababu Naidu.
There are speculations around that if Payyavula Keshav wins as MLA then the TDP will be sitting on the opposition side in the state Assembly.
With including the recent elections on 11 April, Payyavula Keshav has contested five times for Assembly. In 1999 Payyavula for the first time contested as MLA, but he lost the elections. At that time TDP has formed the government.
In 2004, 2009 Payyavula Keshav has won as MLA, but TDP was in the opposition during that period. When the party was in opposition, Payyavula uses to be the first one to attack the ruling party. In this process, he became more close to Chandrababu Naidu.
It's said that in 2014 if Payyavula won the elections then he would definitely be given a ministerial post. But unexpectedly he got defeated in the hands of his rival YSRCP leader Visweswara Reddy.
In 2019 elections Payyavula Keshav again contested as TDP MLA candidate from Uravakonda Assembly constituency. With this, his victory has become a reason for discussion in the state, and there are also speculations that if he wins then TDP will be limited to the opposition.
However, this time if Payyavula Keshav wins and if TDP limits to the opposition, then there is a talk going on that the speculations of bad sentiment will become more popular.