Telangana state IT and Industries Minister, KTR, recently expressed that Nandamuri Taraka Rama Rao (NTR) is an idol for Telugu people worldwide. KTR, along with Minister Puvvada Ajay, unveiled a statue of NTR and inaugurated the newly constructed NTR park, which cost Rs. 1.37 crores.
During the event, KTR spoke about the significance of NTR in Telugu history. He said that NTR was the only leader who acknowledged and represented the presence of Telugu people in India. KTR compared NTR’s impact on people’s minds to revered figures like Rama and Krishna. He expressed gratitude for the opportunity to unveil NTR’s statue and mentioned that he feels fortunate to bear the name Taraka Rama Rao.
KTR also mentioned how Chief Minister KCR has advocated for Telangana’s existence throughout the country, drawing inspiration from NTR. He assured that just like NTR, CM KCR will achieve remarkable success, possibly even surpassing NTR’s achievements in South India, including his hat-trick of electoral victories.