Telangana Chief Minister and Telangana Rashtra Samiti (TRS) supremo K Chandrashekar Rao launched a national political party, Bharat Rashtra Samithi, at 1:19 pm on Wednesday at the party headquarters Telangana Bhavan in Hyderabad.
The Telangana Rashtra Samithi (TRS) is now BRS, Rao declared.
The big launch also starred guests like former Karnataka Chief Minister HD Kumaraswamy and DMK ally Thol Thirumavalavan.
Before launch, KCR met with a series of political leaders including his counterparts in other states – Mamata Banerjee (Bengal), Nitish Kumar (Bihar), Arvind Kejriwal (Delhi), MK Stalin (Tamil Nadu), Pinarayi Vijayan (Kerala), and Naveen Patnaik (Odisha).
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