NEW DELHI: TRS President and Chief Minister K Chandrasekhar Rao on Saturday turned 64 and the people of Telangana celebrated the special day with grandeur. Birthday wishes poured in for KCR from President Ram Nath Kovind and Prime Minister Narendra Modi among the many dignitaries who greeted him on the occasion. While the President conveyed his wishes over the phone, PM Modi took to Twitter to wish the Chief Minister. Also, the official residence of the Chief Minister, Pragati Bhavan witnessed large crowds who gathered to wish KCR from all over the state. Special pujas and homams were performed in almost all the major temples in Telangana.
KCR who began his day by performing a puja early in the morning at Maisamma Ammavaru temple in the Pragati Bhavan complex was greeted by the deputy chief minister, a host of Ministers, MPs, MLAs, and MLCs in large numbers.
The Telangana Bhavan was gathered with the party activists organising blood donation camps on the occasion while sarees were distributed to women and tri-cycles for the physically challenged at Jalavihar.