Chairman of Namaste Telangana media house, CL Rajam officially joined BJP party on Wednesday. He joined the Saffron party in the presence of Central Home Minister Rajnath Singh in New Delhi. Speaking to media soon after joining the party, CL Rajam said that he joined the party after being inspired by Prime Minister Narendra Modi.
He said that he believes Narendra Modi alone can develop the country, so joined BJP. He also made it clear that the decision is purely personal and no way related to any party.
Namaste Telangana has strongly backed TRS and its Chief KCR’s agitations all these years and even today it is strongly supporting his government. However, its Chairman CL Rajam joining in BJP comes as a big surprise to all.
C.L. Rajam name was involved the allotment of Polavaram project tenders to SEW Infrastructure Ltd and he faced allegations in from Telugu Desam Party and he was strongly backed by TRS leaders at that time.Namaste Telangana’s office also located in the Telangana Bhavan, the TRS headquarters.
It is learnt that the reins of Namasthe Telangana is about to change hands. Sources speculate that Rajam’s joining BJP has a link with this issue.