Former CBI Joint Director V V Lakshminarayana on Sunday formally joined actor-turned-politician Pawan Kalyan's Jana Sena Party (JSP).
He was welcomed into the party by Pawan Kalyan himself.
A former university vice-chancellor also joined the JSP.
Speaking on the occasion, Kalyan said that he had been planning to work with Lakshminarayana right since the inception of his political party. He said that both Lakshminarayana and he had the common goals of serving the needy and working for women's empowerment in the State.
Lakshminarayana said that he was happy to join the Jana Sena, and that he would strive to strengthen the party for the upcoming elections. He also said that he was ready to contest from anywhere in the State.
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