As TRS makes a determined bid to retain power in Telangana, party leader KT avatar Rao expressed confidence individuals can forge “decisive votes” in its favor within the forthcoming assembly polls, declarative his father and interim chief minister K Chandrashekar Rao is enough to neutralize any anti-incumbency sentiment against the party.
Claiming that individuals within the country’s newest state that took birth in 2014 area unit alert to the TRS government’s organic process work, Rao aforementioned the party is banking on his father and his vision to come back to power once more, hoping to induce a hundred seats within the 119-member house.
Popularly called KTR, 42-year-old Rao is contesting for the third time from Sircilla body, a hundred and forty klicks from Hyderabad, within the Dec seven assembly polls. He won with over fifty-three,000 votes against a Congress candidate within the 2014 assembly elections.
In the associate exclusive interview to PTI, Rao said, “People realize that this is often the election wherever KCR (as the chief minister is popularly best-known as) gets nonappointive as chief minister. For that to happen, they need to vote for MLAs. no matter anti-incumbency or discontent that would be against incumbent MLAs, that may be eclipsed by KCR.” The aforementioned the Opposition has been observing “blemishes” within the TRS (Telangana Rashtra Samiti) declaration, however, the individuals need to decide finally.
“You will check up on the moon and show the brightness it exudes. you’ll additionally show the tiny blemishes the moon has. So, the Opposition invariably must show the blemishes in our declaration and people guarantees that our party has not consummated,” Rao additional.
Exuding confidence that individuals can forge “decisive votes”, Rao United Nations agency is one in every of the foremost widespread faces within the state and a possible successor of K Chandrashekar Rao, aforementioned let individuals decide TRS’ performance and forged their vote.
The aforementioned the party has set a powerful foundation within the state, however, admitted there have been some problems in implementing all its guarantees.
“There area unit aiming to be problems. however, we have a tendency to have already got a foot within the elections and that we area unit happening polls on Dec seven. allow them to (Opposition) offer their agenda and that we can offer ours. Let individuals decide. we have a tendency to believe we have a tendency to contend a powerful foundation,” he said.
Asked if the TRS was reckoning on KCR’s image to retain power, Rao said, “We area unit banking on sensible governance by KCR. we have a tendency to area unit banking on pro-poor policies of TRS. we have a tendency to area unit banking on a mix of welfare and development that ne’er been seen in any state.” On former minister of finance P Chidambaram’s allegation that Telangana chief minister has did not deliver the products and left behind Rs a pair of.20 100000 large integer debt on the individuals, Rao said, “Mr. Chidambaram being a learned man shouldn’t mislead individuals. we have a tendency to don’t want Chidambaram’s certificate. we do not want the Congress party’s certificate. we’d like a certificate from the individuals.” The state debt to value quantitative relation is twenty-two percent that’s less than the country’s average and than that of the many alternative states, he added.
Rao additionally rejected suggestions that there’s an influence tussle at intervals the family and aforementioned his father are going to be the chief minister for consecutive 10-15 years.
On the party’s promise of providing one 100000 government jobs, the TRS leader aforementioned, “We have stuffed thirty-eight,000 posts. Let ME prompt you, this is often the best range any government has stuffed within the past. The previous government has stuffed on a median nine,000 jobs annually.” He more aforementioned the ‘Rythu Bandhu Scheme’ was a revolutionary theme lauded by the world organization moreover as noted farm person M S Swaminathan and chief economic authority Arvind Subramanian, however, the Opposition was finding “loopholes”.
“I pity their intellectual bankruptcy. …These jokers (Congress and TDP) United Nations agency dominated the US for seventy years couldn’t conceive a programme like this,” he said.
The TRS leader more aforementioned the party has turned a power-deficit state into a power-surplus state, irrigation comes area unit close to ninety percent completion and also the authorities have brought thirty-eight 100000 hectares below irrigation.
Stating that farmers’ suicides area unit declining quickly within the state, Rao said, “Union Minister of State for Agriculture Purshottam Rupala has aforementioned it on record on the ground of Parliament that one,500 or 1,600, subject to correction, farmers suicides have return down by fifty-four percent last year to 645. we have a tendency to additionally need to envision a state of affairs in Telangana that there area unit zero farmers’ suicides.” Asked concerning the Opposition’s allegation that the TRS was turning into a celebration of Reddy community as half the candidates fielded by it belong to it caste, Rao aforementioned these area units idle allegations.
“We don’t divide communities in Telangana supported caste, creed or faith,” he added.