Telangana: Former Rajya Sabha MP Rapolu Anand Bhaskar quits BJP, joins TRS. Hyderabad News

HYDERABAD: Less than a week after two leaders from the Backward Classes community joined the TRS, another saffron leader Rapolu Anand Bhaskar on Wednesday resigned from the primary membership of the BJP in the presence of working president KT Rama Rao. Joined TRS. , He had earlier met CM K Chandrashekhar Rao on Sunday. Bhaskar’s resignation comes after former Telangana Legislative Council president Swami Goud and Dasoju Shravan quit the BJP and joined the TRS. Shravan had left the BJP for the TRS within months of joining the saffron party. Bhaskar belongs to the backward Padmashali (weaver) community, which has a fair presence in Munugode. He was an RS MP between 2012 and 2018, when he was in the Congress, which he left to join the BJP in 2019. In his resignation letter to BJP national president JP Nadda, he alleged that he was ignored, humiliated in his national roles. In his resignation letter, he said, “Creating division to take electoral advantage is now the identity of the party. On parting from your party, it would not be fair for me to blame, but humbly call upon all of you to introspect honestly.” ” “The BJP’s irrevocable declared position is positive secularism, which means ‘Vasudhaiva Kutumbakam’. But is there any adherence to this principle? Only 3% in Great Britain have a PM of Indian ethnicity and a vice president of Indian origin in the US,” Rapolu said. He said that he is disappointed with the GST on handloom products. Welcoming them, KTR accused the Center of not having any policy to promote the handloom sector.