www.thehansindia.com WARANGAL MONDAY 5 MARCH 2018 PAGES 20 `5.00 Forecast: Mostly sunny Temp: Max.37°C. Min.24°C. Humidity: 17% Sunrise: 06:27 Sunset: 06:18 H Simultaneously published from Hyderabad | Warangal | Tirupati | Amaravati | Visakhapatnam | Khammam | Kurnool | Delhi H Pawan backs KCR’s Credai Property Show Third Front plan concludes on high note J P3 Hindu Dalit woman elected to Pak senate Karachi: Kirshna Kumari Kolhi from Pakistan's Sindh province has become the first-ever Hindu Dalit woman Senator in the Muslim-majority country. Kolhi, 39, from Thar is a member of Bilawal Bhutto Zardari-led Pakistan People’s Party. She won the election for the reserved seat for women from Sindh province. ana Sena chief Pawan Kalyan thanked Chief Minister K Chandrasekhar Rao for extending his support for Special Category Status to AP. Pawan said, “KCR remarks asking the Centre to make its stand clear whether it wanted to give SCS to AP or not, reflect the unity of Telugu people. T he Confederation of Real Estate Developers’ Associations of India’s (Credai) Hyderabad Property Show concluded on Sunday with over 50,000 visitors exploring the best properties on offer from the participating Credai members. P9 JAI BHARAT KCR’s new slogan as ‘Front runner’ ‘Pradhan Mantri ko gaon mein kya kaam hai?’ Mamata, Owaisi responded positively to TRS chief’s move; DMK, SP and Shiv Sena in talks OUR BUREAU Hyderabad: A day after announcing his intention to launch a Front of like-minded parties to usher in qualitative change in Indian politics, TRS president and Telangana CM K Chandrasekhar Rao has taken to new sloganeering. KCR, who has been raising the slogan of ‘Jai Telangana’ for the past 17 years, has now come up with ‘Jai Bharat’ for the ﬁrst time in a bid to enter the national politics. He is also now speaking more in Hindi. A master strate- KCR addressing a huge gathering at Pragati Bhavan in Hyderabad on Sunday gist, KCR who held a meeting of party workers from nearby districts at his camp office on Sunday, said: “Mere deshwasiyon ko pranam karke bolta hun, janiye samajhye dono partyon ko.” Referring to Pradhan Mantri Gram Sadak Yojana, he said: “Pradhan Mantri ko gaon mein kya kaam hai?” He said subjects like health, PARLIAMENT SESSION FROM TODAY Oppn set to corner Modi govt on bank scams New Delhi: The second part of Parliament's Budget Session is likely to begin on a stormy note with the Congress and other Opposition parties set to raise the issue of multicrore ﬁnancial scams involving public-sector banks in both the Houses. The Lok Sabha and Rajya Sabha will meet on Monday after a month-long recess in the session. Opposition parties would seek answers from Prime Minister Narendra Modi on how PNB fraud and other banking scams took place under his watch and how the government failed to stop them. KCR announces `2 cr to gymnast Aruna A runa Budda Reddy, who made history in the recent Gymnastic World Cup at Melbourne, seeks the blessings of Telangana State Chief Minister K. Chandrasekhar Rao (KCR) after she called on him at Pragati Bhavan in Hyderabad on Sunday. Appreciating her feat, KCR announced a cash reward of Rs two crore to Aruna. In a touching gesture, he instructed his officials to render assistance to her coach Brij Kishore, who is undergoing treatment in a hospital. sive and Continuous Evaluation (CCE) adopted earlier. The exam will be conducted at 4,453 centres across India and 78 centres outside India. Similarly, for class 12, the exam will be held at 4,138 centres in India and 71 centres abroad. Cong stakes claim to form govt in Meghalaya New Delhi: The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) has consolidated its position from a marginal player in the region to the major political party with a favourable Assembly poll results in three states of northeast. The party has clear a majority in Tripura with 40 seats and in Nagaland, NDPP and the BJP combine won 30 seats in the 60member Assembly, while Meghalaya polls threw a hung verdict. The National People`s Party (NPP) on Sunday met Meghalaya Governor Ganga Prasad and staked claim to form the next government in the state. The NPP, which secured 19 seats on its own, has the backing of six United Democratic Party (UDP) legislators, four People`s Democratic Front (PDF) MLAs, two each from the BJP and Hill State People`s Democratic Party (HSPDP) MLAs and an Independents legislator, taking the combined strength of the alliance to 34. In Meghalaya, the Congress staked a claim to form a government in the state after meeting Governor Ganga Prasad. A delegation of three Congress leaders -- Kamal Nath, Ahmed Patel and CP Joshi -- met the Governor on Saturday night. "We met the Governor and sought his invitation to the single largest party to be called ﬁrst to form the government as per convention," former Union minister Nath said. The Congress won 21 seats out the 59 that went to polls last month and was 10 seats short of a simple majority. Continued on P4 Akash Ambani to wed Shloka Mehta? CBSE exams from today New Delhi: More than 28 lakh candidates will appear for CBSE class 10 and 12 examinations from Monday, a board official said. A total of 16,38,428 candidates have registered for class 10 examination, and 11,86,306 candidates have registered for class 12 examination. After 7 years, the class 10 board exam has been reintroduced from this year after the government decided to do away with the Comprehen- urban development, education, etc should be left to the states and the Centre should take care of bigger issues like Defence, External Affairs, etc. Continued on P4 Advantage BJP in Tripura, Nagaland Shloka is the youngest daughter of Russell and Mona Mehta. Mona is said to be a relative of fugitive diamantaire Nirav Modi MAJOR FIRE AT RAJIV AIRPORT AVERTED P2 New Delhi (PTI): Is Shloka Mehta, the youngest daughter of diamantaire Russell Mehta, the girl Akash Ambani, the scion of India’s richest family, slated to marry later this year? The answer is yes, if sources are to be believed. While the two families have refused to comment on the wedding, if sources are to be believed an announcement of engagement can be made in next few weeks with wedding being planned for early December. Akash is the eldest son of India’s richest man Mukesh Ambani, and Shloka Mehta is the daughter of Russell Mehta, who heads Rosy Blue Diamonds. The Ambanis and Mehtas know each other well and even Akash and Shloka studied together at Dhirubhai Ambani International School. While emails and reminders sent to spokesperson of Ambani family and his company Reliance Industries remained unanswered, a source close to the family said, “No dates of either the wedding or engagement of Akash Ambani have been finalised. Continued on P4
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