The actor-turned-politician Vijayashanthi has resigned from her Congressional membership. On Wednesday, top parties sources reported that Vijayashanthi will join Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP).
After joining the BJP in New Delhi on Monday, Vijayashanthi will also visit Home Minister Amit Shah. Bandi Sanjay Kumar, Telangana leader of BJP left Hyderabad for Delhi. In 2014, Vijayashanthi was a member of the Congress.
“Vijayashanti Ji will formally join BJP tomorrow (Monday). She met with Amit Shah ji today. All those whom KCR sidelined, will join BJP,” saffron party leader G Vivek Venkatswamy tonthe press
Also known as Amitabh Bacchan of South Cinema, Vijayashanti became involved in politics and entered the BJP in 1998 She was closely aligned with TRS leader KCR during Telangana’s separate statehood movement.In 1998,
Vijayashanti joined the BJP for the first time and was made secretary of the Women’s Wing of the BJP. She collaborated closely with TRS Leader KCR during the Telangana Separate Statehood Movement. She then became an MP on a TRS ticket from Medak and represented the constituency between 2009-2014. She split up with TRS and in 2014 joined the Congress.
After she contested on a TRS ticket and represented the constituency from 2009-2014, she became an MP from Medak. She left TRS and entered Congress in 2014.
In October, in the presence of BJP General Secretary CT Ravi, BJP Spokesman Sambit Patra and other members of the Safran Party, actor-turned-politician Khusbu Sundar left Congress and joined the BJP.
Hours after she withdrew from the primary membership of Congress, Khushbu Sundar joined the BJP, claiming’ repression.’ She became a member of Congress in 2014.
Vijayashanti made an outrageous comment in PM Modi during the 2019 election in Lok Sabha that he was referred to as a “terrorist,”.Everyone is scared that at what moment Modi will shoot the bomb. He looks like a terrorist. Instead of loving people, he is scaring people. It’s not the way how a PM should be,” she said.at a public gathering in Telangana’s Shamshabad
Sources had told PTI that she was not pleased with the treatment she was offered at the Congress party.
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