KCR birthday to be grand affair

Large scale celebrations at Jalavihar, special homams, health camps and other programmes being planned

By Author  |  Published: 12th Feb 2019  12:26 am

Hyderabad: Chief Minister K Chandrashekhar Rao’s birthday will be celebrated on a grand scale by the TRS leaders across the State on February 17. TRS working president K T Rama Rao, former Minister T Harish Rao, MP K Kavitha and other top leaders including MPs, MLAs and MLCs, will be participating in the celebrations.

Former Minister Talasani Srinivas Yadav, who is making arrangements in Hyderabad, has said that besides performing special homams, the party cadre will participate in health camps and other programmes in Hyderabad including large-scale celebrations at Jalavihar on the occasion.

After reviewing the arrangements at Jalavihar on Monday, Srinivas Yadav told mediapersons that praying for the well-being of the Chief Minister, three homams — Ganapati Homam, Ayush Homam and Chandi Homam — would be performed at Sri Ujjaini Mahankali temple in Secunderabad commencing from 9 am on Feb 16 (Saturday). A health camp would be conducted at Hamali Basthi in Padmaraonagar. Depicting Telangana culture, celebrations with dance forms of Gussadi and Chindu Yakshaganam would be organised at the birthday celebrations being organised at Jalavihar. Folk songs competition would also be conducted on the occasion.

“Special stalls will be put up at the venue to explain various schemes which are the Chief Minister’s brainchild such as Rythu Bandhu, Shaadi Mubarak/Kalyana Laxmi, Aasara pensions, Mission Kakatiya and Mission Bhagiratha among others. A photo exhibition of the Chief Minister with photographs from his childhood and separate Statehood movement, will also be held. In a way, we will be paying tribute to the Chief Minister who achieved seperate State and also placed it among top States,” he said. Two songs, explaining the welfare and development programmes in the State, also will be released on the occasion.