TRS Working President KTR today donated Rs 50 lakhs to the family members of the 49 CRPF jawans who were martyred in the Pulwama Terror strike. KTR visited the CRPF Southern Headquarters in Banjara Hills, Hyderabad, and handover the cheque to IGP Raju.
On behalf of the Telangana state government, KTR paid his tributes to the martyred soldiers by observing 2 minutes silence and expressed deep anguish over the loss of 49 lives. He prayed for the speedy recovery of the injured jawans and also extended condolences to the victims families.
Out of the Rs 50 lakhs he has donated, Rs 25 lakhs were KTR's personal contribution, while another Rs 25 lakhs were given to him by his friends. 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.