CM invites President for OU centenary fete
Hyderabad: Chief Minister K Chandrasekhar Rao has invited President Pranab Mukherjee to the centenary celebrations of Osmania University.
The Chief Minister, who is in New Delhi, called on the President on Tuesday and urged him to grace the centenary celebrations of Osmania University to be held from April 26 to 28. He also invited Union Minister for Human Rresources Development Prakash Javadekar.
The Chief Minister apprised the President of post-demonetization situation and political scenario in Telangana. KCR urged Javadekar to sanction IIM for the State as was promised by the Centre and also one Kendriya Vidyalaya for each district in the new State. The Union Minister was urged to allot funds for Osmania University development.
TRS parliamentarian Jithender Reddy told media persons later that Pranab Mukherjee was expected to attend the centenary celebrations on the inaugural day of April 26. Other dignitaries invited will also attend the event, he said. Jithender Reddy said the Centre is expected to allot funds for the Osmania University development. Also present were: Deputy Chief Minister Kadiam Srihari, MPs Jithender Reddy, B Vinod Kumar and K Keshav Rao. –NSS