Hyderabad, Dec 14 (IECurrentAffairs) In a significant development, Telangana Rashtra Samithi president and Chief Minister Kalvakuntla Chandrashekhar Rao, on Friday appointed his son and Siricilla MLA Kalvakuntla Taraka Rama Rao as the TRS Working President (Executive President) on Friday.
Through the first ever ‘working president’ post of the party history, Mr Rama Rao acquired a grater role in the national politics as well.
KTR as the former minister popularly known had played a key role in the December seven Assembly elections in which the party scored a landslide victory claiming 88 of the 119 assembly seats in the state.
KCR has decided to concentrate more time on National Politics to bring a qualitative Change in the National Politics. KCR took this decision of appointing KTR as working president, with a view to entrust the responsibility of party affairs to a most trusted and efficient person, since he would be preoccupied with the governance activities like expediting construction of irrigation projects and also to implement the electoral promises in letter and spirit.
It may be mentioned that the TRS was established by KCR to create a political platform for the separate Telangana movement. TRS party took the movement to a logical end and achieved separate statehood for Telangana. Consequent to the formation of first ever TRS Government in 2014, strong foundations were laid for Bangaru (Golden) Telangana. With strong belief that TRS party alone saves Telangana, people overwhelmingly supported the party and elected it with a landslide victory in the recent elections.
Telangana people have immense faith and confidence inTRS party. For a bright future of Telangana they want TRS party to be strong enough. In view of KCR decision to play pivotal role in national politics and take forward the welfare and development programs in the state, the work load on him would be increased. Against this background, KCR has entrusted the responsibility of taking forward the party in accordance with his plan, to KTR, the most trusted person in party.
Apart from administrative and the party responsibilities , enrollment of party membership, constructing party offices in districts and develop the party as the strongest one, have been entrusted to KTR. CM KCR is of the opinion to develop TRS as the largest party in the country. KTR who has been successfully and efficiently handling and performing the roles and responsibilities of both party and government, has been entrusted with the new role of working president by KCR. CM KCR strongly believes and confident that the working style, the commitment, the direction and leadership qualities of KTR will help in leading the TRS party efficiently and effectively by him in the days to come.