Telangana Chief Minister Ok. Chandrasekhar Rao flew out of Hyderabad to Bangalore on Thursday, a few hours earlier than the arrival of Prime Minister Narendra Modi within the metropolis.
KCR, as Rao is popularly identified, left for Karnataka capital in a particular plane from Begumpet airport, the place PM Modi landed for a two-and-a-half-hour-long go to to town.
PM Modi is within the metropolis to attend twentieth annual celebrations on the Indian College of Enterprise (ISB)
KCR, who’s eyeing a key position in nationwide politics, is scheduled to satisfy former Prime Minister and Janata Dal (S) chief H. D. Deve Gowda in Bangalore.
The TRS chief is accompanied by occasion MP J. Santosh Kumar, 4 MLAs and different occasion leaders.
That is the second time in lower than 4 months that KCR prevented greeting Prime Minister Modi on the latter’s arrival in Hyderabad.
KCR had not obtained Modi on his arrival in Hyderabad on February 5 and in addition skipped the 2 programmes attended by the PM. In the course of the day-long go to, the PM unveiled statue of saint Ramanujacharya and inaugurated fiftieth anniversary celebrations of ICRISAT.
He had come underneath sharp criticism from BJP, which alleged that KCR insulted the PM.
KCR’s motion was considered in political circles as a symbolic protest in opposition to Modi authorities’s discrimination in opposition to Telangana. The PM’s go to had additionally come amid bitter assault by the TRS chief on BJP for its failure on all fronts and for whipping up communal passions in varied elements of the nation for political mileage.
Nonetheless, the chief minister had later clarified that he didn’t obtain the PM as a few his members of the family had Covid-like signs.
This time too, the PM is visiting Hyderabad at a time when KCR has stepped up his efforts to work for a nationwide different. He has been holding consultations with leaders of varied political events.
The Telangana Rashtra Samithi (TRS) chief had returned to Hyderabad Monday from Delhi after a four-day go to to the nationwide capital and Chandigarh.
On the twentieth formation day celebrations of TRS, KCR had hinted at floating a nationwide occasion to play a key position in nationwide politics.
The state management of BJP has slammed KCR for as soon as once more avoiding a gathering with the PM. State BJP chief Bandi Sanjay Kumar alleged that the TRS chief is operating away from the state to keep away from going through Modi. He stated KCR intentionally deliberate his go to to different states as he was terrified of going through the PM.
The TRS leaders, nonetheless, rubbished the allegations by BJP. They claimed that KCR’s go to to Bangalore was already scheduled.
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