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Telangana CM K Chandrasekhar Rao handing over a cheque for Rs 5 crore and an appointment letter as Group-1 officer to Santoshi, wife of Colonel Santosh Babu at Suryapet on Monday.(HT PHOTO.)

KCR appoints Col Santosh’s wife as govt officer, hands over Rs 5 crore, plot to kin

Hindustan Times, Hyderabad | By Srinivasa Rao Apparasu | Edited by Sohini Sarkar
UPDATED ON JUN 22, 2020 07:35 PM IST
The minister also announced installation of Colonel Santosh Babu’s bronze statue in the district court crossroads in Suryapet town. The road is likely to be named as Colonel Santosh Marg.
KCR advised against knee-jerk reaction of banning Chinese imports to the country and supported a long-term strategy.(HT Photo)
KCR advised against knee-jerk reaction of banning Chinese imports to the country and supported a long-term strategy.(HT Photo)

‘Ranneeti, not Rajneeti’, KCR hands out mantra for a united strategy to counter China

Hindustan Times, Hyderabad | By Srinivasa Rao Apparasu | Edited by Abhinav Sahay
UPDATED ON JUN 19, 2020 11:38 PM IST
KCR made the announcement at the all-party meeting held by Prime Minister Narendra Modi on the issue of Chinese aggression in the Galwan Valley.
The chief minister said the state government was announcing the ex gratia in honour of the bravery shown by Col Santosh Babu while fighting the Chinese troops.(HT PHOTO.)
The chief minister said the state government was announcing the ex gratia in honour of the bravery shown by Col Santosh Babu while fighting the Chinese troops.(HT PHOTO.)

KCR announces Rs 5 crore for Col Santosh’s family, Rs 10 lakh each for kin of 19 soldiers

Hindustan Times, Hyderabad | By Srinivasa Rao Apparasu | Posted by Sohini Sarkar
UPDATED ON JUN 19, 2020 11:19 PM IST
KCR said he would soon visit the family members of Col Santosh Babu and present the cheque personally on behalf of the state government.
While Congress’ Bhadrachalam MLA Podem Veeraiah could not be reached for comment, a senior Congress leader familiar with the development said the tribal MLA has become inaccessible to the state party leaders for the last few days.
While Congress’ Bhadrachalam MLA Podem Veeraiah could not be reached for comment, a senior Congress leader familiar with the development said the tribal MLA has become inaccessible to the state party leaders for the last few days.

A depleted Telangana Congress may see another MLA move to TRS

Hindustan Times, Hyderabad | By Srinivasa Rao Apparasu | Edited by Ashutosh Tripathi
UPDATED ON JUN 19, 2020 10:07 PM IST
The Congress had won 19 out of 119 assembly seats in the state in December 2018 elections, but was reduced to just six seats after a big chunk of its MLA moved over to KCR’s party.
Telangana chief minister KCR explained to the Prime Minister several measures taken by the state government to contain the spread of coronavirus, adding that the Covid-19 situation was under control in the state.
Telangana chief minister KCR explained to the Prime Minister several measures taken by the state government to contain the spread of coronavirus, adding that the Covid-19 situation was under control in the state.

At CMs meet with PM Modi, KCR requests lockdown rumours be put to end

Hindustan Times, Hyderabad | By Srinivasa Rao Apparasu | Edited by AshutoshTripathi
UPDATED ON JUN 17, 2020 09:54 PM IST
An official statement from the Telangana chief minister’s office said Modi had made it clear that lockdown in the country was over and that a period of Unlock 1 was underway
The Telangana government, which announced on Sunday that the private hospitals would be allowed to admit and treat Covid-19 patients in the state, issued an order on Monday capping the cost of treatment for such patients.(Sanchit Khanna/HT PHOTO)
The Telangana government, which announced on Sunday that the private hospitals would be allowed to admit and treat Covid-19 patients in the state, issued an order on Monday capping the cost of treatment for such patients.(Sanchit Khanna/HT PHOTO)

Private hospitals in Telangana oppose move to cap Covid-19 treatment cost

Hindustan Times, Hyderabad | By Srinivasa Rao Apparasu | Edited by Ashutosh Tripathi
UPDATED ON JUN 16, 2020 06:12 PM IST
A meeting of various private hospitals in the state would be held in Hyderabad on Wednesday to discuss the implications of the government’s order and request it to reconsider its decision.
Telangana health minister Eatala Rajender told reporters that the private labs authorised by the Indian Council of Medical Research (ICMR) in the state would not charge more than Rs 2,200 per person for a single Covid-19 diagnostic test. (Photo @IPRTelangana)
Telangana health minister Eatala Rajender told reporters that the private labs authorised by the Indian Council of Medical Research (ICMR) in the state would not charge more than Rs 2,200 per person for a single Covid-19 diagnostic test. (Photo @IPRTelangana)

Telangana caps cost of Covid-19 tests, treatment at private hospitals

Hindustan Times, Hyderabad | By Srinivasa Rao Apparasu | Edited by Ashutosh Tripathi
UPDATED ON JUN 15, 2020 06:29 PM IST
the bed charges in private hospitals, including corporate hospitals cannot exceed Rs 4,000 per day in normal wards, Rs 7,500 in Intensive Care Units (ICU) without ventilator and Rs 9,000 with ventilator support.
Asking for the resignation of the chief minister, BJP MLA T Raja Singh said, “If you are not able to handle all these, resign from your post else come out from your farmhouse immediately and check the government hospitals where the doctors are being attacked.”(ANI file photo)
Asking for the resignation of the chief minister, BJP MLA T Raja Singh said, “If you are not able to handle all these, resign from your post else come out from your farmhouse immediately and check the government hospitals where the doctors are being attacked.”(ANI file photo)

CM KCR failed in managing Covid spread in Telangana, he should resign: BJP

Hyderabad | By Asian News International| Posted by: Harshit Sabarwal
PUBLISHED ON JUN 11, 2020 05:57 AM IST
In a video message, BJP MLA T Raja Singh said that the chief minister K Chandrashekhar Rao should come out and look how the virus is spreading in the state.
On April 22, a five-judge constitution bench, led by Justice Arun Mishra, struck down a government order (GO No. 3 of 2000) issued by the Andhra Pradesh government which had provided absolute reservation for members of the STs for teaching jobs in the scheduled areas. (Photo @TelanganaCMO)
On April 22, a five-judge constitution bench, led by Justice Arun Mishra, struck down a government order (GO No. 3 of 2000) issued by the Andhra Pradesh government which had provided absolute reservation for members of the STs for teaching jobs in the scheduled areas. (Photo @TelanganaCMO)

After adivasis protest Supreme Court order on reservation, KCR steps in

Hindustan Times, Hyderabad | By Srinivasa Rao Apparasu | Edited by Ashutosh Tripathi
UPDATED ON JUN 09, 2020 09:20 PM IST
Telangana chief minister K Chandrasekhar Rao announced that his government would file a review petition in Supreme Court, seeking 100 per cent reservations for STs in tribal area for teacher’s recruitment.
Telangana Chief Minister K Chandrasekhar Rao demanded that the Centre should withdraw the proposed Bill.(PTI)
Telangana Chief Minister K Chandrasekhar Rao demanded that the Centre should withdraw the proposed Bill.(PTI)

Proposed Electricity Bill is against federal spirit, KCR tells PM Modi

Hindustan Times, Hyderabad | By Srinivasa Rao Apparasu| Edited by Sabir Hussain
UPDATED ON JUN 03, 2020 08:56 AM IST
Telangana chief minister K Chandrasekhar Rao stressed that states should have the flexibility to determine their own policy on renewable energy,
KCR also ordered that the night curfew presently being implemented from 7 pm to 7 am, be implemented from 9 pm to 5 am daily.(PTI)
KCR also ordered that the night curfew presently being implemented from 7 pm to 7 am, be implemented from 9 pm to 5 am daily.(PTI)

Telangana extends lockdown till June 30, opens up inter-state transport and travel

Hindustan Times, Hyderabad | By Srinivasa Rao Apparasu
PUBLISHED ON MAY 31, 2020 05:57 PM IST
The government also decided to implement the guidelines issued by the Centre with regard to relaxations to the lockdown outside the containment zones with effect from June 8.
KCR participated in two Yagams to remove obstacles from the path of state’s development.(HT Photo)
KCR participated in two Yagams to remove obstacles from the path of state’s development.(HT Photo)

KCR takes part in Yagams to ward of evils, inaugurates Kaleshwaram project reservoir

Hindustan Times, Hyderabad | By Srinivasa Rao Apparasu | Edited by Abhinav Sahay
UPDATED ON MAY 29, 2020 11:40 PM IST
KCR said he was going to make a major announcement for the farmers of the state in about a week’s time.
Chiranjeevi with Telangana chief minister K Chandrasekhar Rao.
Chiranjeevi with Telangana chief minister K Chandrasekhar Rao.

Telugu industry bigwigs meet Telangana CM to discuss the road ahead, see pics

Hindustan Times, Chennai | By Karthik Kumar
UPDATED ON MAY 23, 2020 04:31 PM IST
Prominent members of the Telugu film industry including Chiranjeevi, SS Rajamouli and Nagarjuna met the Telangana chief ministry to discuss modalities to begin work.
The minister discussed with the delegation on the impact of lockdown on cinema workers, including 14,000-odd daily wage workers.(PTI)
The minister discussed with the delegation on the impact of lockdown on cinema workers, including 14,000-odd daily wage workers.(PTI)

KCR to take call on resumption of Telugu films shooting

Hindustan Times, Hyderabad | By Srinivasa Rao Apparasu
PUBLISHED ON MAY 21, 2020 10:01 PM IST
Telangana minister for cinematography Talasani Srinivasa Yadav told reporters later that the state government would take a decision shortly on resumption of shootings for movies and television serials in the wake of uncertainty in continuing the lockdown to prevent spread of Covid-19.
Union Minister of State for Home Affairs G Kishan Reddy said Telangana Chief Minister K Chandrashekhar Rao’s criticism of the Centre’s economic package were unwarranted and irresponsible.(HT FILE PHOTO)
Union Minister of State for Home Affairs G Kishan Reddy said Telangana Chief Minister K Chandrashekhar Rao’s criticism of the Centre’s economic package were unwarranted and irresponsible.(HT FILE PHOTO)

No time for politics: BJP to KCR after he criticises economic package

Hindustan Times, Hyderabad | By Srinivasa Rao Apparasu
PUBLISHED ON MAY 19, 2020 05:53 PM IST
Union minister of state for home G Kishan Reddy said it is a challenging time for the Centre and the states to bury their differences and work together to tackle the Covid-19 pandemic.
Telangana chief minister K Chandrasekhar Rao said the entire state had been declared a green zone, except for a few containment areas in Hyderabad covering 1,452 families, as identified by the Greater Hyderabad Municipal Corporation.(ANI PHOTO.)
Telangana chief minister K Chandrasekhar Rao said the entire state had been declared a green zone, except for a few containment areas in Hyderabad covering 1,452 families, as identified by the Greater Hyderabad Municipal Corporation.(ANI PHOTO.)

Massive lockdown relaxations in Telangana barring containment zones in Hyderabad

Hindustan Times, Hyderabad | By Srinivasa Rao Apparasu
UPDATED ON MAY 19, 2020 12:34 AM IST
State-run RTC buses will start running with effect from 6 am on Tuesday all over the state.
Telangana chief minister K Chandrasekhar Rao. (Photo @TelanganaCMO)
Telangana chief minister K Chandrasekhar Rao. (Photo @TelanganaCMO)

‘Bogus’: KCR pans Centre’s Rs 20 lakh crore economic stimulus package

Hindustan Times, Hyderabad | By Srinivasa Rao Apparasu | Edited by Ashutosh Tripathi
UPDATED ON MAY 19, 2020 12:08 AM IST
KCR said it is unfortunate that the Centre is trying to rule over the states by taking advantage of the financial crisis plaguing the entire country on account of Covid-19 and the resultant lockdown to control it.
Teams of GHMC spraying disinfectant in the Malakpet area during the nationwide lockdown amid the coronavirus outbreak in Hyderabad.(ANI PHOTO.)
Teams of GHMC spraying disinfectant in the Malakpet area during the nationwide lockdown amid the coronavirus outbreak in Hyderabad.(ANI PHOTO.)

More lockdown relaxations in Telangana as active Covid-19 cases confined to 4 zones in Hyderabad

Hindustan Times, Hyderabad | By Srinivasa Rao Apparasu | Edited by Sohini Sarkar
UPDATED ON MAY 15, 2020 11:55 PM IST
The chief minister said Covid-19 in Telangana was confined to just four zones in Hyderabad – L B Nagar, Malakpet, Charminar and Karawan where there were active cases.
Telangana Chief Minister K Chandrashekhar Rao at Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s video conference with chief ministers on Monday.(ANI)
Telangana Chief Minister K Chandrashekhar Rao at Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s video conference with chief ministers on Monday.(ANI)

KCR opposes passenger trains, Jagan bats for restoring public transport

Hindustan Times, Hyderbad | By Srinivas Rao Apparasu | Edited by Sabir Hussain
UPDATED ON MAY 11, 2020 08:02 PM IST
Telangana chief minister K Chandrashekar Rao fears that resuming passenger train services would lead to a spike in Covid-19 cases across the country.
Though the Centre has allowed certain activity even in the red zones, Telangana would not allow it under any circumstances and no shop would be allowed to open, chief minister K Chandrashekar Rao said.(AP File Photo)
Though the Centre has allowed certain activity even in the red zones, Telangana would not allow it under any circumstances and no shop would be allowed to open, chief minister K Chandrashekar Rao said.(AP File Photo)

Covid-19 lockdown in Telangana extended till May 29, says CM K Chandrashekar Rao

Hindustan Times, Hyderabad | By Srinivasa Rao Apparasu
UPDATED ON MAY 06, 2020 12:41 AM IST
Speaking to reporters after the cabinet meeting, chief minister K Chandrashekar Rao said the decision to extend the lockdown in Telangana till May 29 was taken with a view to ensuring that the entire state would come out of the Covid-19 by then.
KCR, who attended the video conference with Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Monday morning but did not get an opportunity to speak, shared the details of the video conference with his senior officials at a meeting later in the evening.(FILE PHOTO.)
KCR, who attended the video conference with Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Monday morning but did not get an opportunity to speak, shared the details of the video conference with his senior officials at a meeting later in the evening.(FILE PHOTO.)

Telangana may soon be Covid-19 free hopes KCR, says lockdown to continue till May 7

Hindustan Times, Hyderabad | By Srinivasa Rao Apparasu
UPDATED ON APR 27, 2020 10:16 PM IST
On Monday, only two positive cases – both from Hyderabad – were reported in the state and as many as 21 out of 33 districts in the state are going to be declared Covid-19 free by April 28.
GHMC workers spray disinfectant at a Government Fever Hospital where a Covid-19 helpdesk and isolation ward for patients has been set up in Hyderabad.(PTI PHOTO.)
GHMC workers spray disinfectant at a Government Fever Hospital where a Covid-19 helpdesk and isolation ward for patients has been set up in Hyderabad.(PTI PHOTO.)

With 267 cases, Hyderabad is now a Covid-19 hotspot; KCR steps up surveillance

Hindustan Times, Hyderabad | By Srinivasa Rao Apparasu
UPDATED ON APR 13, 2020 10:15 PM IST
The chief minister instructed that Hyderabad could be divided into 17 units and appointed a team of officials for each unit, comprising a special medical officer, municipal officer, a police officer and a revenue officer.
Telangana chief minister K Chandrashekar Rao called upon people to be more cautious and urged the official machinery to be more vigilant to prevent the spread of the virus in the state.(ANI PHOTO.)
Telangana chief minister K Chandrashekar Rao called upon people to be more cautious and urged the official machinery to be more vigilant to prevent the spread of the virus in the state.(ANI PHOTO.)

Telangana reports 2 more deaths, 28 new Covid-19 cases; state count at 531

Hindustan Times, Hyderabad | By Srinivasa Rao Apparasu
UPDATED ON APR 12, 2020 11:58 PM IST
Emphasizing on personal hygiene, Telangana chief minister K Chandrashekar Rao said in case anyone had any doubts about their health, they should go for a medical test.
K Chandrasekhar Rao said even after April 30, the lockdown would not be lifted completely, but would be in a phased manner, so as to bring the system back on rails in stages(ANI/Twitter)
K Chandrasekhar Rao said even after April 30, the lockdown would not be lifted completely, but would be in a phased manner, so as to bring the system back on rails in stages(ANI/Twitter)

Telangana extends Covid-19 lockdown till April 30

Hindustan Times, Hyderabad | By Srinivasa Rao Apparasu
UPDATED ON APR 11, 2020 09:52 PM IST
A resolution to this effect was adopted at the state cabinet, which had a five-hour long meeting in the camp office of chief minister K Chandrasekhar Rao in the evening.
Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister YS Jagan Mohan Reddy(ANI photo)
Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister YS Jagan Mohan Reddy(ANI photo)

News updates from Hindustan Times: Andhra wants lockdown restricted to red zones; KCR demands 2-week extension & all the latest news

Hindustan Times, New Delhi | By HT Correspondent
UPDATED ON APR 11, 2020 09:13 PM IST
Here are today’s top news, analysis and opinion curated for you. Know all about the latest news and other news updates from Hindustan Times.
Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister YS Jagan Mohan Reddy(ANI PHOTO.)
Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister YS Jagan Mohan Reddy(ANI PHOTO.)

Andhra wants lockdown restricted to red zones; KCR demands 2-week extension

Hindustan Times, Hyderabad | By Srinivasa Rao Apparasu
UPDATED ON APR 11, 2020 09:13 PM IST
Both Jagan and KCR expressed their divergent views during the video conference held by Prime Minister Narendra Modi with all the chief ministers of the state.
The Telangana government has already conveyed to the Centre that it is better to extend the lockdown in the country to prevent the Covid-19 situation from going back to square one.(PTI PHOTO.)
The Telangana government has already conveyed to the Centre that it is better to extend the lockdown in the country to prevent the Covid-19 situation from going back to square one.(PTI PHOTO.)

Covid-19: Telangana to decide on extending lockdown today, Andhra in waiting mode

Hindustan Times, Hyderabad | By Srinivasa Rao Apparasu
UPDATED ON APR 11, 2020 12:17 AM IST
An official release from the Telangana chief minister’s office said chief minister K Chandrashekar Rao had called for a special cabinet meeting at his camp office Pragati Bhavan at 3 pm on Saturday to discuss the need to extend the lockdown implemented to curtail the spread of the coronavirus.
Telangana Chief Minister Chandrashekar Rao, his cabinet colleagues, MLAs, MLCs, chairpersons of various state-level corporations and representatives of urban and rural local bodies will take a pay cut of 75 per cent.(HT PHOTO)
Telangana Chief Minister Chandrashekar Rao, his cabinet colleagues, MLAs, MLCs, chairpersons of various state-level corporations and representatives of urban and rural local bodies will take a pay cut of 75 per cent.(HT PHOTO)

Amid Covid-19 pandemic, Telangana cuts salaries to overcome financial crisis

Hindustan Times, Hyderabad | By Srinivasa Rao Apparasu
UPDATED ON MAR 30, 2020 10:47 PM IST
As Telangana stares at a financial meltdown amid the coronavirus pandemic, there is no clarity on how long pay cuts would be in force .
Telangana Chief Minister K. Chandrashekhar Rao addresses media persons after an emergency meeting to review preparedness on coronavirus, at Pragathi Bhavan in Hyderabad.(PTI)
Telangana Chief Minister K. Chandrashekhar Rao addresses media persons after an emergency meeting to review preparedness on coronavirus, at Pragathi Bhavan in Hyderabad.(PTI)

‘Telangana may be Covid-19 free by April 7 if no new cases emerge’: KCR

Hindustan Times, Hyderabad | By Srinivasa Rao Apparasu
UPDATED ON MAR 29, 2020 11:30 PM IST
KCR said all 25,937 people who had been quarantined and were under surveillance by the state medical and health department authorities would be completing their 14-day quarantine period by April 7.
Chief minister K Chandrasekhar Rao warned of serious action against rumour-mongers on social media and mainstream media for false reporting.
Chief minister K Chandrasekhar Rao warned of serious action against rumour-mongers on social media and mainstream media for false reporting.

Telangana schools, theatres, marriage halls to be shut after new coronavirus case

Hindustan Times, Hyderabad | By Srinivasa Rao Apparasu
UPDATED ON MAR 15, 2020 09:10 AM IST
The KCR cabinet approved a 15-day action plan and decided to release Rs 500 crore immediately for taking up effective measures to tackle coronavirus.
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