Acharya Pramod Krishnam, the leader of the Uttar Pradesh unit of the Indian National Congress, has made a significant statement regarding joining the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) before the Lok Sabha elections.
He stated that joining the BJP is not a sin and politics is a game of opportunities.
When asked about which Lok Sabha seat he is preparing for, Krishnam responded that he is currently preparing for the foundation stone laying ceremony in Kalki Dham.
He clarified that nobody has approached him to join the BJP, nor has he gone to anyone for the same.
Regarding the question of expulsion from the Congress, Acharya Pramod Krishnam stated that he is willing to face the consequences if the party decides to take action against him.
However, he mentioned that he has not received any notice regarding this matter so far.
Earlier today, Acharya Pramod held a meeting with Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath. Following the meeting, Acharya stated, "Today, I met with Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath and invited him to the foundation stone-laying ceremony of Shri Kalki Dham. We are confident that he will grace the occasion."
When asked about extending an invitation to the Gandhi family, Acharya Pramod Krishnam responded by saying that everyone will be invited. He added, "It will be known on 19th February who has come and who hasn't."
Regarding his meeting with CM Yogi Adityanath, Krishnam clarified that there were no other discussions. He stated, "If going to the Ram Mandir Pran Pratishtha is a sin, then I am ready to face the consequences of this sin. If meeting PM Modi and CM Yogi is a sin, then I will continue to commit this sin."