Mysuru, March 16:- “I am inspired by the development politics of Prime Minister Narendra Modi and joined Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP). I think that politics will help me to serve the public better than literature and I am also an aspirant of BJP ticket from Krishnaraja Constituency,” said writer D N Krishnamurthy at a press meet held at Mysuru Press Club on Thursday.
“I am hopeful of the party giving me a ticket. I have been writing for decades and I understood that politics is a better tool to help the needy,” he added.
He also stated that he will abide by the decision of the high command regarding party ticket.
Daya Shankar, Venkatesh Babu, Krishna and Suresh were present. (MR/KMR).