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Chief Minister K Chandrasekhar Rao

Kalvakuntla Chandrasekhar Rao is the Chief Minister designate of Telangana. He is the president of the Telangana Rashtra Samithi (TRS) party. In the 2014 elections, TRS party has won 63 of the 119 Assembly constituencies in the State to win a majority to form the first ever government in Telangana State.

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Chandrasekhar Rao announced that no Seemandhra government employees would be allowed to serve in Telangana government. He has set up a TRS ‘war room’ as Telangana Bhavan to gather information on Seemandhra employees who are attempting to stay back in Telangana to take ‘appropriate action’. May 2014

KCR says that their government would be a most employee-friendly government. He stated that no Telangana employee should be worried about a Seemandhra employee usurping his or her job. KCR met representatives of several employees’ unions including Telangana Gazetted Officers Association (TGOs), Telangana Non-Gazetted Officers Assocaition (TNGOs), Telangana Electricity Employees JAC and Telangana RTC Employees JAC at Kompally. May 22, 2014

Chief Minister Chandrasekhar Rao expressed happiness over the induction of lone BJP MP from Telangana Bandaru Dattatreya into the Union Cabinet. He said that the induction of Dattatreya would benefit Telangana State and would help in expedition of pending issues related to Telangana. Nov 9, 2014

Participates in inaugural of State-Level Judicial Officers' Conference
Chief Minister Chandrasekhar Rao participated in the inaugural of the State-Level Judicial Officers' Conference. The meeting was attended by Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister N Chandrababu Naidu, Supreme Court judges A.R. Dave, N.V. Ramana and Deepak Mishra in addition to Gujarat High Court Chief Justice R. Subash Reddy. While praising Hyderabad High Court Acting Chief Justice Dilip B Bhonsale for ensuring that delivery of justices was made 35 per cent faster in the last one year, he said close to five lakh cases were still pending in the lower courts and 2.72 lakhs in the combined High Court of the two States. KCR and his Andhra Pradesh counterpart Chandrababu Naidu called for a harmonious functioning of judiciary, legislature and executive. Mar 19, 2016

On March 20, 2016, Chief Minister Chandrasekhar Rao reviewed the functioning of the Panchayat Raj and Rural Development department and issued suggestions and guidelines.

Inaugurates Apple Hyderabad office
Chandrasekhar Rao has inaugurated the Apple Hyderabad office at Nanakramguda in Hyderabad. Speaking to the media at the party office, KCR has pointed out that the second largest campuses of Amazon and Google outside of the US were located in Hyderabad. Facebook and Apple have also entered Hyderabad, he said. He criticized the opposition party criticism that nothing good is happening in Hyderabad. KCR pointed out that the export of software from Telangana has touched Rs. 60,000 crore in 2015.