Hyderabad: The BJP and TRS candidates in the
coming bypolls in Telangana today got a shot in the arm with
the Joint Action Committee (JAC) deciding to work for their
"We have decided to send our representatives to the
poll-bound districts. We have a responsibility to ensure the
victory of those who quit their posts," JAC convener M
Kodandaram and other leaders told reporters here today.
The bypolls to 12 Assembly seats, which should be held
before mid-August, have been necessitated as the sitting MLAs
-- 10 from TRS, one each from BJP and TDP -- quit their posts
in support of separate Telangana demand. The TDP MLA, who had
quit, has since joined the TRS.
JAC said they will work for the success of those who had
resigned for the cause of Telangana.
The JAC comprises TRS and various people`s organisations.