Most of us already know about the deep friendship between comedian Ali and Pawan Kalyan. Even Pawan Kalyan is known to have said that he prefers to have Ali for all his movies, if not for big roles then at least for the cameo roles. With this it was expected that if Ali have any political ambitions he might join JanaSena as he is close associate of Pawan Kalyan. Few months back Producer Bandla Ganesh have joined in Congress even that was a surprise because Bandla always claims to be Bhakt of Pawan Kalyan and did not join Janasena Party. He used say that Pawan Kalyan is his God, Father, and Guru.
However these expectations proved wrong with the recent developments. This is because Pawan Kalyan and his fans seems to have got a surprise from Ali. Earlier today, Ali had spoke to the media and said that he will be joining YSRCP at Ichapuram on January 9 in the presence of party chief YS Jaganmohan Reddy. On January 9, YS Jagan will be concluding his padayatra with a public meeting. Ali met YS Jaganmohan Reddy recently at Shamshabad Airport in Hyderabad on December 28 and expressed his interest of joining YSRCP. With the entry of Ali, YSRCP is expected to strengthened in and around Rajahmundry. According to sources, Ali is ready to contest in elections from from Rajahmundry if party leadership allocates ticket to him.
Earlier Ali was sympathiser for the Chandra Babu Naidu led TDP. When popular producer Ramanaidu contested in elections with TDP ticket in 1999, Ali came to the campaigns and promoted the party. After that, he has never shown interest in politics. But now after nearly two decades, Ali is going to enter politics. As the elections heat is getting increased the political motives and strategies behind these additions have become a hot topic.