While interacting with villagers at Eliminedu under Ibrahimpatnam constituency on the eighth day of Praja Prasthanam Yatra, she said that none of the Chief Minister’s promises had been fulfilled.
Drive through the city and you can see that apart from Bathukamma, the State’s most important festival, how different cultures and communities are celebrating Navaratri to the hilt in their own way.
Professional artistes performed the traditional Garba and Dandiya dances as the public enjoyed other cultural programmes.
The booking will be accepted only if there are at least 30 passengers in a given area. The initiative is expected to benefit those who wish to travel to a particular destination in groups.
Though most shops remained shut through out the day, the streets of Warangal, Hanamkonda and Kazipet were abuzz with flower vendors.
Academy Award winner AR Rahman, filmmaker Gautham Vasudev Menon and former MP K Kavitha have collaborated to make this festive season extra special with video-song Allipoola Vennela
The Bathukammas are six-foot tall and made with satin and decorated with gerbera, marigold and chrysanthemum.
Bathukamma festival is an integral part of Telangana and it identifies with the cultural identity of the people from the state across the globe.
Several ministers, MLAs, Mayor Gadwal Vijayalaxmi, Deputy Mayor Mothe Srilatha Reddy and corporators participated in the distribution programme.
He stated that all arrangements were made in villages and all precautions were being taken by district administrations to distribute the sarees keeping in view the prevailing pandemic.
This is the first time that big personalities from the film industry were roped in for the song, so as to popularise the festival worldwide.
Bathukamma sarees are produced every year on over 20,000 powerlooms to provide continuous employment to the 16,000 weavers and allied workers in the Sircilla powerloom cluster.
Though the rains have started receding, most handloom and powerloom units here are still under water.
The TRS government has identified 1.05 crore eligible women to hand over the sarees which are designed in 225 patterns and 25 colours.
Telangana: Powerloom owners, workers begin hunger strike seeking hike in saree manufacturing charges
According to sources, the commencement of the strike has hit the production of Bathukamma sarees badly and they have also launched a relay hunger strike demanding immediate government intervention.