On August 31, the day of Ganesh Chaturthi, TRS president and Chief Minister K. Chandrashekar Rao would travel to Bihar in an effort to play a key role in national politics and unite non-BJP parties to defeat the BJP-led NDA in the 2024 Lok Sabha elections.
The news: On Wednesday morning, the CM will depart from Hyderabad for Patna. Rao will meet with Tejashwi Yadav, the leader of the RJD, and Nitish Kumar, the chief minister of Bihar, while he is in the state. Rao will be making his first trip to Bihar since taking office as CM in 2014.
The visit: Along with Nitish Kumar, the CM would provide Rs 10 lakh in financial aid to each of the survivors of the Galvan martyrs on behalf of the Telangana government.
- Rao will also provide Rs 5 lakh in financial aid to each of the 12 Bihar workers’ families who lost their lives in a godown fire tragedy in Secunderabad in March of this year.
- Both leaders are anticipated to talk on national politics and the necessity of uniting the opposition parties to the BJP-led NDA ahead of the 2024 Lok Sabha elections. Rao has scheduled a cabinet meeting on September 3 at Pragathi Bhavan in the meantime.
- The schedule for calling the Legislative Assembly’s monsoon session, among other things, will be finalised by the government.
The Legislative Assembly’s Budget session ended sine die on March 15, and the House is required by the Constitution to convene once every six months. Before September 14, the House must convene.