Telugu will be compulsory in all schools in Telangana. Chief Minister of the state K Chandrasekara Rao instructed officials in the education department to make Telugu as a compulsory subject from 1st to 12th standard.
He further said that only education institutions teaching Telugu as a compulsory subject should be given permission and recognition to function. This order would come into force immediately and the education department is required to steps to ensure the implementation of the Chief Minister's orders compulsorily.
Further the CM also said that all public and private establishments and institutions in Telangana must have Telugu display boards. He said that the names of the organisations must be displayed in Telugu.