Telangana Chief Minister K Chandrasekhar Rao (KCR) launched his new party today by renaming his Telangana Rashtra Samiti as the "Bharat Rashtra Samithi". For months, KCR has been positioning himself as a national player and touring states to meet anti-BJP leaders.
Here are the Live Updates on KCR's National Party Launch:
టీఆర్ఎస్ పార్టీ సర్వసభ్య సమావేశంలో మాట్లాడుతున్న పార్టీ అధినేత, ముఖ్యమంత్రి శ్రీ కల్వకుంట్ల చంద్రశేఖర్ రావు.- TRS Party (@trspartyonline) October 5, 2022
TRS Party President and CM Sri K Chandrashekar Rao speaking at the party's general body meeting at Telangana Bhavan. pic.twitter.com/YfW1kr1CF5
Telangana Rashtra Samithi (TRS) renamed as 'Bharat Rashtra Samithi' (BRS).- ANI (@ANI) October 5, 2022
The decision to rechristen TRS to BRS has been taken in the General body meeting. A resolution has been passed by TRS General Body.
Party workers celebrate the decision. pic.twitter.com/AU4CXoy3db
A resolution has been passed to rename the Telangana Rashtra Samithi as Bharatiya Rashtra Samithi at the party's general body meeting held in Hyderabad today. Chief Minister KCR is set to make formal announcement shortly.
JDS leader HD Kumaraswamy meets Telangana's KCR at the general body meeting of the TRS in Hyderabad.
KCR has been nursing national ambitions since 2018 with a standard attack point that both the BJP and the Congress have failed the country. At various platforms, he had reiterated that "very soon, the formation of a national party and formulation of its policies will take place". He is now gearing up for a straight fight with the BJP.
Telangana Chief Minister and Telangana Rashtra Samiti (TRS) President K Chandrasekhar Rao is set to launch his national party today. The muhurat (auspicious time) has been set for 1:19 pm for the launch of the party, likely to be called Bharatiya Rashtra Samiti.