Hyderabad: Chief Minister K Chandrashekhar Rao on Monday extended greetings to people of Telangana State on the occasion of Raksha Bandhan. He said Rakhi symbolises the bond of love and affection between brothers and sisters, reflecting the commitment to safeguard, honour and respect women. He also reiterated the State government’s commitment for the safety and dignity of women in the State.
The Pragathi Bhavan wore a festive atmosphere on Monday where the Chief Minister’s sisters Vinodamma, Sakalamma, Lalithamma and Laxmibai visited him and tied Rakhi. The Chief Minister’s wife Shobha also participated in the celebrations.
Former MP K Kavitha also visited Pragathi Bhavan and tied Rakhi to her brother and Minister KT Rama Rao as well as Rajya Sabha MP J Santosh Kumar. The TRS women leaders including Minister Satyavathi Rathod, MP Kavitha Maloth, MLA Sunitha Reddy, ZP chairman Gandra Jyothi and TRS leader Gundu Sudharani among others also tied Rakhi to Rama Rao and Santosh Kumar.
On the occasion, Minister KT Rama Rao’s daughter Alekhya tied Rakhi to her brother Himanshu in the presence of their mother Shailima. The celebrations were organised in complete adherence to COVID-19 guidelines.
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