Hyderabad: PM Modi invited to contest
Prime Minister Narendra Modi, who the BJP says is their star campaigner for the elections in Telangana, has been invited to contest from Secunderabad constituency, considered to be a safe seat for the party
It is learnt that BJP leader Bandaru Dattatreya made this proposal to the party’s national president Amit Shah during his recent meeting at New Delhi.
Former prime minister P.V. Narasimha Rao also contested from Nandyal in Kurnool and Ramtek in Maharashtra. Modi is currently representing Varanasi constituency in Uttar Pradesh. However, it is to be seen whether he would be interested in contesting from Secunderabad, said a party leader.