K. Chandrashekar Rao, the Chief Minister of Telangana, did not receive an invitation for Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s Hyderabad visit.
As per protocols, state chief ministers and state ministers receive the Prime Minister Of India on their visit.
However, in regard to PM Modi’s visit to Hyderabad, the Prime Minister’s Office (PMO) did not send any invite to CM KCR. Instead the PMO informed the Chief Secretary of Telangana Somesh Kumar about the visit and said there is no need for CM KCR to visit Hakimpet Airport and receive PM Narendra Modi.
The PMO asked the Telangana CS to allow only five officials to the airport.
Sources said that Hakimpet airport office commandant, Telangana CS Somesh Kumar, the Director General of Police (DGP) Mahender Reddy, Medchal Collector Swetha Mahanti, Hyderabad Commissioner of Police (CP) V.C. Sajjanar are only invited to attend the event.
After being informed about the arrangements of the PM visit, the Telangana Rashtra Samithi (TRS) expressed their disappointment over the arrangements of PM Modi’s visit.
Prime Minister Narendra Modi is scheduled to visit Hyderabad on the 28th of November.
Mr. Modi would land in a special aircraft at Hakimpet airport and visit Bharat Biotech.
After reviewing the COVID-19 vaccine, Mr. Modi would also interact with scientists
PM Modi’s visit to Hyderabad was a sudden decision.
The visit is said to be a short visit as Mr. Modi is likely to fly back to New Delhi by 6:00 P.M., on the 28th of November.
Stay tuned for further updates.