New Delhi: Election strategist Prashant Kishor’s company I-PAC has signed a contract with Telangana Chief Minister K Chandrasekhar Rao’s party. Prashant Kishor is talking to Congress on one hand and on the other hand his company is increasing proximity with non-Congress parties. Prashant Kishor has held meetings with Sonia Gandhi and senior Congress leaders several times in the past. It is being said that he will soon join the Congress.
The news of joining the Congress may upset many party leaders. Let us inform that since Saturday, Prashant Kishor has camped at the official residence of KCR in Hyderabad. If sources are to be believed, Rishi Singh has been given responsibility for the election campaign of TRS by I-PAC. Sources also claimed that it is now almost clear that the paths of PK and I-PAC will be parted.
So far there is no statement from Prashant Kishor or I-PAC. PK is meeting with Congress leaders almost every day. PK has given a 600-page presentation to the Congress, advising the Congress to field only 370 candidates in the 2024 Lok Sabha elections. Apart from this, take the support of KCR and Mamta Banerjee’s party.
Sources say that Sonia Gandhi has formed a separate team to review the proposals of Prashant Kishor. If the insider news is to be believed, then PK may join the Congress this month.
first published:April 24, 2022, 7:52 p.m.