Once completed, the Kaleshwaram Lift Irrigation Project will change the face of the barren Godavari basin. It will win Telangana Chief Minister K. Chandrasekhar Rao tremendous goodwill and political mileage
Congress has lost the status of the principal Opposition party in Telangana assembly. With seven members, the AIMIM, which is also is an ally of the ruling TRS, has emerged as the second largest party in the House.
YS Jaganmohan Reddy’s promise to re-introduce ‘Total Prohibition’ has attracted criticism. The excise revenue from liquor is said to be around Rs 7,500 crore. Loss of the amount to the State’s revenue is certain to adversely affect the economy.
YS Jaganmohan Reddy (YSJR), 46, son of former erstwhile Andhra Pradesh chief minister YS Rajasekhar Reddy (YSR), has emerged as the giant killer in the 2019 Andhra elections to both the Lok Sabha and State Assembly polls.
Pollsters by and large project serious setback to Naidu-led TDP. While some give just 4-6 seats, others 12-16, and for Jaganmohan Reddy-led YSR Congress Party (YSRCP) a clear edge, bagging 15-18 of the 25 Lok Sabha seats.