Civil aviation minister P Ashok Gajapathi Raju stunned many by expressing that he doesn’t know who Pawan Kalyan is. Ashok reacted like this at a media interaction in Eluru of West Godavari district of Andhra Pradesh, when reporters needed to know his response to Power Star Pawan Kalyan’s complaint to the appointment of North Indian IAS officer Anil Kukar Singhal as executive officer (EO) of the prestigious Tirumala Balaji temple.
“You specify certain names. I don’t know who they are. A few people say that individual is from film industry. It’s been many years since I watched movies. How would I know?” he said.
Tollywood Power Star Pawan Kalyan had propelled his own particular Jana Sena political party in 2014 and supported the BJP-TDP combine. Strikingly, Ashok Gajapathi Raju is an member from the TDP politburo, which took the decision to take Pawan along in the 2014 May elections, after an exhaustive level headed discussion. Pawan additionally participated in the NDA election election campaign at many places crosswise over Andhra Pradesh.
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In August a year ago, Pawan focused on Ashok Gajapathi Raju for proceeding in the Narendra Modi government regardless of it declining to accord extraordinary special category status (SCS) to bifurcated Andhra Pradesh as promised by the past Prime Minister Manmohan Singh.