KCR's Birthday Celebrated All Over Telangana
Celebrations of the 63rd birthday of Telangana CM K Chandrashekar Rao were organized on a grand scale across the State today.
Hyderabad | 17th February 2017
Celebrations of the 63rd birthday of TRS supremo and Telangana Chief Minister K Chandrashekar Rao were organized on a grand scale in Telangana Bhavan and across the State on Friday.
On the occasion, a large number of party leaders, workers and ministers, including Deputy Chief Minister Mohammed Mahmood Ali, Home Minister Nayani Narasimha Reddy, Hyderabad Mayor Bonthu Rammohan, Hyderabad Deputy Mayor Baba Fasiuddin and others participated in the function.
A huge cake weighing 63 kg was cut by Mohd Mahmmod Ali, Nayani Narasimha Reddy, and Nizamabad MP and daughter of KCR K Kavitha, amid wild applause.
Speaking on the occasion, Kavitha said that the birthday of KCR was being celebrated in the party headquarters every year as a tradition, and profusely thanked the party cadre and leaders for celebrating the CM's birthday on a grand scale.
Nayani Narsimha Reddy reminded that the six-decade-old dream of a separate Telangana came into being due to the tireless efforts of KCR and the supreme sacrifices of those died in the prolonged agitation. Stating that people in the entire State were solidly behind KCR, the minister declared that no force on earth could stop the monumental development in the State despite any number of conspiracies and sabotage activities of jealous political opponents.
The Telangana Jagruthi of Kalvakuntla Kavitha organized a special painting exhibition in Telangana Bhavan on the occasion reflecting the achievements of the party founder-president and CM.
KCR's birthday was also celebrated across the State by party workers in a big way. Cakes were cut and meetings were organized on the occasion. In the capital city of Hyderabad billboards painted pink greeting KCR on his birthday were ubiquitous.
On the day, members of Telangana Archaka Samakhya performed special pujas in 12,254 temples all over the State seeking blessings of the Almighty for the "Messaiah of the Poor". Samakhya working president Upendra Sharma said, "We performed pujas in all the temples for the robust health of the Chief Minister so that his untiring efforts to develop the infant State continue."
Animal Husbandry Minister Talasani Srinivas performed special pujas in the Peddamma Thalli temple in Jubilee Hills, and claimed to have prayed the goddess to shower Her blessings on KCR for a long life and good health.
In the Lakshmi-Narasimha Swamy temple in Yadadri, MLA Gongidi Sunitha performed special pujas for the longevity of KCR. In Bhadradri Kothagudem district, MLA Jalagam Venkat Rao participated in the birthday celebrations of KCR and cut a cake on the occasion.
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