Rebel Star of yester years, Krishnam Raju had been active in politics since 1990s. He joined Bharatiya Janatha Party and was elected to 12th and 13th Lok Sabha from Kakinada and Narsapur constituencies respectively. He served as a minister of state for external affairs in the third Vajpayee ministry from 1999 to 2004. Later, Krishnamraju joined Chiranjeevi's PRP in the year 2009 and contested from Rajahmundry parliamentary constituency. However, he was defeated by Vundavalli Arun Kumar of Congress party then.
Gujarat Chief Minister, Narendra Modi, who is being projected as BJP's Prime Ministerial candidate is attending the public meet 'Navabharat Yuvabheri' on 11th August in Hyderabad. Krishnamraju is all set to join BJP again. The actor's fans are expecting he would be contesting from Narsapur parliamentary constituency in 2014 general elections.