Adilabad former MP Ramesh Rathod and his wife Suman Rathod joined the Congress today leaving the ruling TRS, in the presence of Telangana Congress party affairs in-charge R C Kuntia and TPCC chief N Uttam Kumar Reddy at Gandhi Bhavan.
The couple joined along with their followers.
Speaking on the occasion, Reddy expressed hope that the party would be strengthened in Adilabad district by the joining of Ramesh Rathod. He also said that the election notification for Telangana may come in mid-October, and that there was a chance that the elections would be held in November or December.
Reddy also alleged that huge irregularities had taken place in the voter list in the state.
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