The Chief Minister felicitated Thimmakka and lauded her unwavering dedication and commitment to nature.
However, to their discomfiture, security officials asked them to leave the place.
Rao called BJP leaders “rabid dogs” and “barking dogs” who use the social media as a “kshudra vidya” (witchcraft).
A couple from Nadargul and their children attempted to immolate themselves in front of Pragathi Bhavan on Saturday morning.
KT Rama Rao advised the authorities to draw micro-level plans to utilise available irrigation water effectively so that it can be diverted to ponds and other small water bodies in the district.
Telangana Chief Minister K Chandrasekhar Rao's efforts to unite various regional parties across the country in the run-up to the 2019 polls appear to be gradually picking up momentum.