nara lokesh TDP-Membership-cardTelugu Desam Party had started its efforts in the direction to transform itself in to a National Party. The party is planning to conduct membership drives in neighbouring states like Tamil Nadu, Karnataka, Odisha, Maharashtra and Andaman Nicobar.

The membership drives in Bengaluru and Chennai will begin on 10th of this month and the drive in Andaman Nicobar islands will begin from 14th. The remaining states will begin their membership drives by the end of May. After the completion of membership drives, committees for each state TDP wing will be announced by the party.

TDP is a recognized State party in both Andhra Pradesh and Telangana, Chandra Babu wants to expand the party’s services to all the states where there is a size-able Telugu population. TDP to be recognized as a National party, it should bag 6% votes in two more states besides Telangana and Andhra Pradesh.