Telangana Senior Congress leader Jaipal Reddy said he was never silent on political aspect associated with him. In an exclusive interview with a programme of Encounter With Murali Krishna, the former Union Minister has ruled out the rumours that after 2014 General Election, he became silent. Jaipal Reddy said he reacted whenever circumstances forced him to react. Congress leader said he is not a Chief Minister candidate for Telangana and added that he prefers Lok Sabha seat over Rajya Sabha. Jaipal Reddy has expressed confidence that his party will bounce back in 2019 General Election.