Hyderabad: TRS working president KT Rama Rao on Sunday hit out at the NDA executive at the Centre for allegedly now not providing financial assistance to the assert, which used to be hit by one of many worst floods following heavy downpour in over a century.
Rama Rao, also the Municipal Administration Minister alleged that High Minister Narendra Modi had now not spoke back to the letter written by Telangana chief minister Good sufficient Chandrasekhar Rao inquiring for originate of Rs 1,350 crore as instant assistance for relief measures in seek for of the gigantic loss prompted by the rains and floods.
Nonetheless, Modi had directly prolonged financial toughen to Karnataka, he claimed.
Addressing a press convention, Rama Rao also accused each and each BJP and Congress leaders of indulging in “cheap politics” over flood relief works in Hyderabad and resorting to mud-slinging in opposition to the TRS executive.
KTR, as Rama Rao might be referred to, said to this point the Telangana executive gave financial attend to over 4.3 lakh affected families in and around Hyderabad.
On 15 October, the KCR had written to Modi that preliminary estimates had pegged the losses at Rs 5,000 crore and Rs 1,350 crore used to be sought from the Centre as a straight away assistance towards the flood relief.
“The High Minister spoke back directly by sanctioning relief and released funds to Karnataka which witnessed floods at the moment and equally he released funds for Gujarat. Is it now not the responsibility of the High Minister and the central executive to respond when Hyderabad suffered heavy losses?” Rama Rao wondered.
“There are four MPs and a Union Minister (of BJP from Telangana). But, they couldn’t fetch single rupee the attend of the Centre and you’re indubitably criticising us,” he said.
Reacting to Rama Rao’s charges, senior BJP leader and Union Minister of Verbalize for Home G Kishan Reddy said the Centre had written to Telangana executive thrice hunting for a entire document on the losses prompted by rains and floods, nonetheless it did now not file any document.
“With out giving any document the TRS executive is making accusations in opposition to us,” Reddy said.
Not lower than 50 of us died within the torrential rains and flash floods in Telangana final month.