Hyderabad, May 8, 2015: A five member delegation from the Government of Telangana led by KT Rama Rao, Minister of IT & Panchayat Raj, began its two-week business trip in the United States on a very successful note in Washington DC on May 6. The delegation is on a multi-city tour of the United States to interact with top leadership of major global corporations and large investors to project Telangana as the preferred state in India, for their investments.

On the first day of the program, Indian Ambassador to United State Sri Arun Kumar Singh met with the Minister along with senior leadership of the US-India Business Council (USIBC) at Hay Adams, a historic venue in the vicinity of White House. The Ambassador was very impressed with the rapid strides the state of Telangana has achieved in its short history of less than a year.
Another significant meeting during the day was with President of Boeing, Marc Allen. Boeing is the market leader in Aerospace and Defense manufacturing in the world. Due to the opening up of this sector to private players in India, they are seriously considering identifying a suitable location in India for setting up their manufacturing facility.

The Minister gave a detailed presentation on the advantages of Hyderabad for the sector, and how a comprehensive ecosystem has already developed in the last few years. Boeing has decided to send a senior leadership team to Hyderabad in July to discuss the proposal further.

Hyderabad, May 6, 2015: Governor E. S. L. Narasimhan.has conveyed his heartfelt condolences to the bereaved family members of SPS Raja, former Press Secretary to the Governor, who died Wednesday morning.

In a letter addressed to Dr. S. Bhavani Raja, wife of SPS Raja, the Governor said “Sri Raja was a sincere, honest and dedicated officer. He contributed a lot to this prestigious institution and maintained cordial relations with his colleagues”.

“I am extremely distressed to hear his very sudden and sad demise”. he stated adding “My prayers to God to give you all the strength to go through this terrible and untimely tragedy”

Hyderabad, May 5, 2015: Telangana IT Minister KT Rama Rao will be touring in the US for two weeks from May 5. During his visit the minister would be meeting several industry leaders, and potential investors. Officials said he Rao would be attending a series of meetings in Washington DC, New York, Pittsburg, Dallas and Bay Area. His meeting Indian Ambassador Arun K Singh is also on the card.

IT Secretary Jayesh Ranjan is to accompany IT Minister.

pailla malla reddy

Hyderabad, May 5, 2015: New York based renowned businessman Dr Pailla Malla Reddy met the Minister for Irrigation, Marketing, Mines and geology & LA on Tuesday to donate an amount of Rs. 50,00,000/­ lakhs towards Mission Kakatiya. The meeting held at latter’s residence.