Kakinada, Aug 18: In a significant political development, Former AP minister and four-time MLA from Kakinada Mutha Gopalakrishna has joined Jana Sena in the presence of its party chief Pawan Kalyan. Jana Sena Chief has welcomed him into the party fold.
Mutha Gopalakrishna's son Mutha Sasidhar has also joined Jana Sena on the occasion. It is learned that Mutha Gopalakrishna got a green signal to contest from Kakinada in the upcoming General Election. After 2014, Mutha Gopalakrishna and his family reportedly failed to get the due recognition in YSRCP.
Former AP minister and four-time MLA from Kakinada Mutha Gopalakrishna said that the leadership qualities of Pawan Kalyan and the respect he has been showing to senior leaders attracted him to join Jana Sena Party.
The senior leader who was elected for the first time in 1983 as MLA from Kakinada said that people strongly anticipating the change in political leadership at the state level. Mutta strongly felt that Pawan Kalyan would fulfill the aspirations of people of AP with his able leadership to fill the vacuum.
Mutta said that Pawan promised him to take into political advisory committee of JSP and wanted to share his experiences in the last four decades of political career, for which he conveyed his willingness, he clarified.
Mutta made it clear that he cannot adjust in the environment which does not give due respect to seniority.