As was reported, Daggubati Venkateswar Rao and his son Hitesh met YS Jagan at his Lotus Pond residence on Sunday and joined YSRCP. Hitesh is seeking party ticket from Parchur assembly constituency in Prakasam district. Daggubati Venkateswar Rao is likely to seek Lok Sabha or Rajya Sabha MP seat from YS Jagan.
Daggubati Venkateswar Rao is elder son-in-law of NTR. He quit TDP in 2004 and joined Congress along with his wife Purandeswari. He contested as MLA from Congress ticket in 2004 and 2009 assembly elections. He has been away from politics from 2014. Purandeswari has been in BJP waiting for Rajyasabha seat.