As per media reports, Anakapalli MP Avanthi Sinivas made up his mind to quit TDP and join YSR Congress Party anytime soon. This is going to be the first major blow to the Ruling Party in Uttar Andhra.
If the buzz is true, Avanthi Srinivas sought Bheemili MLA Ticket from TDP Leadership. However, He was told that Sitting MLA Ganta Srinivasa Rao will be contesting again from Bheemili. So, Avanthi Srinivas preferred joining YCP to contest in the Assembly Polls. He could be contesting against his Mentor Ganta in the upcoming elections.
Chirala MLA Amanchi Krishna Mohan Today predicted mass defections into YSR Congress from TDP ahead of elections. Defections from Uttar Andhra has just begun and there could be few more in the next two months.