Former DGP Dinesh Reddy to join BJP


dinesh-reddyHyderabad: Former Director General of Police V Dinesh Reddy is likely to join the BJP in the State.

According to informed sources, the former DGP reportedly sought BJP ticket to try his luck from Ongole Lok Sabha constituency. He also sought TDP help to support his candidature for Ongole Lok Sabha seat.

The former DGP has chances of getting BJP ticket if everything goes smoothly, including likely tie-up between BJP and TDP. Dinesh Reddy believed to have spoken with party senior leader Bandaru Dattatreya, who assured him that the matter would be taken to the notice of party high command. After getting a green signal from the BJP, Dinesh Reddy would join that party, the sources said.

Meanwhile, it is learnt that Telugu film comedian Babu Mohan is joining the TRS party. Earlier, he was elected on TDP ticket. He is likely to travel in the car (symbol of TRS) on March 26.