In a setback to Congress forward of the December 1 Higher Hyderabad Municipal Company (GHMC) elections, occasion chief and former metropolis Mayor Banda Karthika Reddy on Wednesday joined the BJP, whilst main events
introduced the names of their candidates for the ballot. Karthika Reddy, who served as Mayor earlier than the formation of Telangana, joined BJP within the presence of the occasion’s Nationwide Basic Secretary Bhupender Yadav. Her husband Chandra Reddy additionally joined the saffron occasion.
Welcoming Karthika Reddy and others into the occasion fold, Yadav mentioned BJP wish to present a corruption-free administration within the GHMC and later in Telangana.
In the meantime, the ruling TRS launched its first record of 105 candidates for the GHMC polls.
The opposition Congress introduced names of candidates for 45 wards, whereas TDP mentioned it might launch its first record on Thursday.
The GHMC polls might be held on December 1. The ruling TRS had received the final GHMC elections, bagging 99 of the overall of 150 wards.
Counting of votes might be taken up on December four.