KCR forays into national politics with 'Bharat Rashtra Samithi'
Hyderabad, Oct 05: Giving his national ambitions a tangible shape, Telangana Chief Minister K Chandrashekar Rao (KCR) on Wednesday launched a national party 'Bharat Rashtra Samithi' (BRS), by renaming his party Telangana Rashtra Samithi (TRS).
The renaming of the party is followed by CM KCR's visit to several states to represent himself as a national leader ahead of the Lok Sabha elections in 2024.
The national party was launched at its headquarters in Hyderabad. The event was attended by over 250 party leaders, including ministers, MPs, MLAs, MLCs, and others.
The decision to rename TRS to BRS was taken in the general body meeting. A resolution was passed by TRS general body, reported ANI.
Telangana Rashtra Samithi (TRS) renamed as 'Bharat Rashtra Samithi' (BRS).— ANI (@ANI) October 5, 2022
The decision to rechristen TRS to BRS has been taken in the General body meeting. A resolution has been passed by TRS General Body.
Party workers celebrate the decision. pic.twitter.com/AU4CXoy3db
Following the decision to rename the party, the party workers celebrated the decision.
Ahead of the announcement, the TRS supporters put up banners in Hyderabad saying, 'Dear India, he's coming.'