Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Mayawati's Bahujan Samaj Party (BSP) is also set to join the 'Third Front'. BSP has sent a representative Satish Mishra to participate in the inaugural rally. Likewise AIADMK supremo and former Tamil Nadu Chief Minister J Jayalalithaa has sent a representative to attend convention.
Meanwhile TDP chief Chandrababu Naidu said more parties will join the Third Front. "The Third Front will form the government. Today"s political situation is similar to that of 1996." he said.