E Sreedharan, popularly known as ‘Metroman’ on Thursday, expressed his desire to contest the Kerala Assembly elections on Thursday. Confirming the news of his joining the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP), Sreedharan said, “Yes, I will join the BJP. Other political parties in Kerala are only working in the interest of their respective parties and have failed to do any good for Kerala.” Years Report.
Asked if he was interested in contesting the upcoming Kerala Assembly elections, the former Delhi metro chief replied, “If the BJP asks me to contest, I will vote. It has been decided to fix this constituency for them. A lot of development work can be done and I am in the BJP.” I am hopeful that this will be done by joining. ”Assembly elections in the southern states are scheduled for April-May.
“If Kerala is to be developed, its infrastructure and industry need to be developed,” he noted.
Kerala state president K Surendran Kozhikode said Sridharan would join the team during the victory march starting from Kasaragod on February 21. Surendran, the former head of the Delhi Metro, is known for changing the face of the country’s public transport system.
“He will officially join the party during the Vijaya Jatra. In Kerala, both the LDF and UDF fronts have opposed him several times. When Sreedharan opposed the practice of taking commissions under Kerala’s development activities, Omen Chandy opposed it. He said.
Surendran added that many more prominent people will join the BJP in the next few days.