For the first time ever, Chandrababu Naidu has met UPA chairperson Sonia Gandhi. In a closed door meeting, Naidu has discussed crucial topics with Sonia and the strategy to be adopted after May 23 results. Naidu has met various heads of several regional political parties including Sharad Pawar, Akhilesh, Mayawati, Sharad Yadav, Arvind Kejriwal, Sitaram Yechury. Naidu has also met Congress president Rahul Gandhi and discussed on the possible formation of an alliance before the counting process.
Naidu also discussed with Sonia Gandhi over the PM candidate of the Opposition alliance. It is learnt that the PM candidate will be chosen only after the election results are out.
Sonia and Naidu have never met one-on-one before. The meeting of two senior politicians in the country ahead of the results have garnered huge significance.