The TRS government’s focus currently is to acquire “about 30,000 acre” of Bhoodan land in and around Hyderabad.
He said a commission headed by a retired or sitting judge would be appointed to study the issue of reservation quotas.
This refers to ‘Two states’ (IE, June 2). Both K. Chandrasekhar Rao (KCR) and N. Chandrababu Naidu have their task cut out.
Chandrasekhar Rao was on Monday sworn in as Chief Minister of newly-carved out state of Telangana.
KCR was a TDP leader and a former minister, when he quit N Chandrababu Naidu-led party in 2001 and formed outfit to fight for separate Telangana.
A Telangana State Advisory Council would be constituted with editors and other eminent people from various sectors to guide the govt, Rao announced.
“Congratulations to the people of Telangana. Welcome to the Club #29,” twitted Omar.
Prime Minister Narendra Modi said that Centre assures complete support to the people & Government of Telangana.
Prior to KCR’s coronation, Andhra Pradesh Governor E S L Narasimhan would take oath as the Governor of Telangana.
President’s rule will continue in residuary Andhra Pradesh till Naidu takes oath as Chief Minister possibly on June 8, official sources said.
The Governor said that Chandrababu, who will be becoming Chief Minister for third time, would now have to build a (new) state.
TRS activists took to streets against the move to bring villages of seven mandals in Telangana with Andhra Pradesh for the construction of the Polavaram irrigation project.
TRS president K Chandrasekhar Rao, is all set to become the first Chief Minister of Telangana.
The new state will be born on June 2, with K Chandrasekhar Rao and N Chandrababu Naidu set to take charge as chief ministers of Telangana and Seemandhra, respectively.
Besides Goud and Prasad, nine MLAs will be part of the team.