JAC to support TRS, BJP during Telangana bypoll
The BJP and TRS candidates for the coming bypolls in Telangana got a shot in the arm with the Joint Action Committee deciding to work for their victory.
Hyderabad: The BJP and TRS candidates for
the coming bypolls in Telangana Sunday got a shot in the arm
with the Joint Action Committee (JAC) deciding to work for
"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 Sunday.
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.
The JAC, which comprises TRS and various people`s
organisations, said it will work for the success of those who
had resigned for the cause of Telangana.