Hyderabad, Dec 14: Telangana Chief Minister and Telangana Rashtra Samithi (TRS) supremo K. Chandrashekhar Rao on Friday appointed his son K.T. Rama Rao as the Working President of the party.
KCR, entrusted the prime responsibility to his son popular as KTR and seen as number two in the party and the government.
According to a statement from the Chief Minister’s Office, K. Chandrashekhar Rao has entrusted the responsibility of taking forward the party in accordance with his plan, to KTR, the most trusted person in the party, according to a statement from the Chief Minister’s Office.
“CM KCR strongly believes and is 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.”
The decision comes a day after, KCR took over as the Chief Minister for a second consecutive term, following his party’s victory in the recently held Assembly elections.
KTR, only son of KCR, was re-elected to the Assembly from Sircilla constituency.
KTR served as Minister for Industry and Information Technology in the previous cabinet.