Senior Actress Jayapradha became a politician after her success in Hindi films. She joined Telugu Desam Party first and then Samajwadi Party as per her friend Amar Singh’s direction. She got Lok Sabha MP tickets from the SP party and lost.
But she was sent to Rajya Sabha. Post Mulayam Singh Yadav’s defeat and Amar Singh ousting, she joined BJP. She has been active in Uttar Pradesh politics and now, she has been asked to look into Andhra Pradesh politics by BJP. She participated in the Rajahmundry BJP Godavari Garjana.
At the public meeting, she said. ” I am born and brought up in Godavari districts, Rajahmundry but then I had to settle down in Uttar Pradesh. Rajahmundry is my birthplace and Uttar Pradesh is my adopted home. I am sorry for being distant all these years. I am one of yours’ and I will be forever. Andhra Pradesh and Telangana have become scary for women. Rape victims are increasing and harassment on women has been on the rise too.
” AP has become Rape Pradesh and seven lakh crores Loan Pradesh. I would like to tell you that BJP is here to serve you. PM Modi has led to BJP victory in 18 states and for model government choose BJP here too,” she exclaimed in her speech.
BJP AP President Somu Veerraju commented that YCP, TDP have failed Godavari districts by not constructing Polavaram as per plans. He stated that both governments have failed to give right governance. He claimed that YCP government is reason for 2 lakhs students failing in tenth due to poor education system and Konasema protests are a reason for bad decisions from government.