While the donations are pouring out to the CRPF Jawan martyred families, Kalvakuntla Taraka Rama Rao(KTR), the working president of TRS joined hands. He donated Rs 50 lakhs to the family members of the 49 CRPF jawans who were martyred in the Pulwama Terror strike. On his visit to the CRPF Southern Headquarters in Banjara Hills, Hyderabad, KTR handover the cheque to IGP Raju.
KTR collected Rs 25 lakhs from his near and dear to which he added his personal contribution of Rs 25 lakhs and donated Rs 50 lakhs to the CRPF fund. KTR praised the relentless and selfless efforts of the jawans to keep their fellow countrymen safe. "The country will never forget the sacrifices of our brave jawans," said KTR.
KTR paid his tributes to the martyred soldiers by observing 2 minutes of silence and expressed deep anguish over the loss of 49 lives on behalf of the Telangana State government. He prayed for the speedy recovery of the injured jawans and also extended condolences to the bereaved victims' families.