He has joined the BJP party along with his wife in the presence of BJP national president JP Nadda, Nadda donned saffron scarf to Kaushal. National chief Secretary Ram Madhav and state additional in charge Suneel Damodar and national secretary Y. Satya Kumar was also present in this meeting.
It has been widely reported that Kaushal will join the TDP party earlier. Even news of him contesting from the Visakha district also emerged.
With Anakapalli TDP's MP, Avanthi Srinivasarao joining the YCP party that slot became vacant and it has been reported that Kaushal will replace Avanthi. After that, they were no news of this again.
In the same meeting with Nadda, former TDP leader and senior Rayalaseema leader Baireddy Rajashekar Reddy and his daughter and in charge of YSRCP have also joined the saffron party.