KCR meets CM, but holds cards close to chest
The New Indian Express|December 15, 2021
DMK insiders maintain the visit was a courtesy call as no party leader was present at the closely-watched meeting
S KUMARESAN

IN a move closely watched by national political parties and observers, Telangana Chief Minister K Chandrasekhar Rao (KCR) met with his Tamil Nadu counterpart MK Stalin in Chennai on Tuesday.

The meeting of the two regional leaders comes on the heels of West Bengal CM Mamata Banerjee's recent dismissal of the Congress and its United Progressive Alliance as a viable opposition to the BJP on the national stage. KCR too has been trying to form a nonBJP, non-Congress national alliance for the last three years. However, KCR left the CM's residence after the meeting without addressing reporters.

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