KCR sworn in as Telangana CM at Raj Bhavan

Vastavam Web: Two days after winning the assembly elections, Telangana Rashtra Samithi (TRS) supremo K Chandrasekhar Rao swore-in as chief minister of the state for the second time at 1.25 pm in Raj Bhavan. The governor ESL Narasimhan administered the oath to KCR and the ceremony began with the national anthem. KCR took the oath in Telugu for the chief minister of Telangana. After KCR, Md. Mahmood Ali, who was deputy chief minister in the previous TRS government, took oath as a minister in Urdu. The ceremony was held in the presence of family members of KCR and Mahmood Ali, MLAs, MPs and others. After the ceremony, KCR headed to Pragati Bhavan to hold a meeting with the party leaders.

Telangana Rashtra Samithi president K Chandrasekhar Rao, who led his party to a massive victory in the December 7 assembly elections. This time, the Telangana Cabinet is expected to have a woman in it, unlike last time, when there was not a single woman legislator. New Cabinet ministers likely to be declared in a week’s time.