Hyderabad ex-mayor Rammohan Bonthu meets CM Revanth

Hyderabad: Senior BRS leader and former GHMC mayor Rammohan Bonthu met with Telangana Chief Minister Revanth Reddy setting of speculations that he may join the Congress.

Various sources said it appeared that the two discussed the possibility of Rammohan joining the party. The meeting another likely jolt for BRS ahead of the upcoming Lok Sabha elections in 2024.

The development comes shortly after former deputy mayor of GHMC and the BRS sitting corporator from Borabanda, Baba Fasiuddin, who was a close aide of KT Rama Rao, joined the Congress on Thursday, February 8.

Reports suggest that several BRS corporators operating within the GHMC limits are also expressing interest in aligning with Congress. This move comes as chief minister Revanth Reddy intensified efforts to bolster the Congress’s presence in Hyderabad, in preparation of the upcoming Lok Sabha elections.

According to sources privy to this matter, Bonthu Rammohan Goud is aspiring to get Congress ticket from either Secunderabad or Malkajgiri Lok Sabha constituencies.