Devineni Avinash joined the YSRCP led by Chief Minister Jagan Mohan Reddy. He asserted that he joined TDP in 2016 and worked for the party. He further added that he and his followers had decided to quit the TDP as there was no recognition for them. He stated that he was impressed with the welfare schemes introduced by Jagan and wanted to work under him. He dismissed all the rumours made by TDP leaders and told that there were no cases on him. He told that there are no personal problems with the leaders in the party.