KCR, Pinarayi meet discusses Federal Front

KCR, Pinarayi meet discusses Federal Front


Thiruvananthapuram, May 6: Amid speculation about a possible hung parliament after the General Election, Telangana Chief Minister K. Chandrasekhar Rao held a meeting with Kerala Chief Minister and CPI(M) Polite Bureau member Pinarayi Vijayan on Monday. Keeping the chances of a non-BJP—non Congress formation - Federal Front alive, the Telangana Chief Minister is planning a series of meetings with DMK President M.K.Stalin, West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee and Former Prime Minister and Janata Dal (S) leader H.D. Deve Gowda in the coming days. It is reliably learnt that, in the meeting, the two Chief Ministers discussed the national political situation arising out of the election and the possible alliances with an aim to keep both BJP and Congress out of power.

Two TRS MPs, Santhosh Kumar and Vinod Kumar also participated in the discussion which was held at the official residence of Kerala Chief Minister. The Telangana Chief Minister arrived in Trivandrum on Monday evening on a two-day official visit. He will leave for Kanyakumari on May 8th.