Kurnool: Jana Sena party focuses on Kurnool district as its chief Pawan Kalyan scheduled to spend three days from Thursday. K J Reddy, a Jana Sena leader said Pawan would interact with probable candidates and unveil his plans. He would stay at Raga Mayuri resorts owned by KJ Reddy on the outskirts of Kurnool.
In a tightly dominated constituencies between YSRCP and TD where opportunity for a third force is negligible, Pawan Kalyan’s last minute foray into Kurnool was watched with amusement.
But KJ Reddy, the industrialist turned politician who was acting as an anchorman for Jana Sena in the district said that Pawan has a strong and growing base in the district. Reddy plans to contest from Panyam constituency on Janasena ticket. He said that Nandyal, Kurnool, Adoni, Allagadda, Dhone, Yemmi-ganur, Mantralayam, Kodumur has strong support base for Pawan Kalyan which could play a major role in deciding the future of contesting candidates.
KJ Reddy said who ever wins the race in next elections, Pawan Kalyan is the Chief Minister. H
His forecast was Janasena, CPI and CPM combine would get 30 seats keeping the aspirations of TD and YSRCP on tenterhooks. Replicating Karnataka model, Pawan Kalyan has fairer chances of becoming the CM, he averred.
Pawan Kalyan visited Kurnool district last year to console the quarry blast victims at Kurnool General Hospital.