Kalvakuntla Taraka RamaRao (KTR) is a famous politician from Telangana Rashtra Samithi (TRS) political party in Telangana State of India. He is the son of Kalvakuntla ChandraSekhar Rao (KCR) Cheif Minister of Telangana and Founder of TRS. KTR was elected three times from Siricilla constituency in Karimnagar district as M.L.A candidate from TRS . He is currently serving as the Cabinet minister for different portfolios for the state of Telangana. He was awarded many awards which also include Inspirational Icon of the Year for Politics by CNN-IBN in 2015.
Early Life :
Kalvakuntla Taraka Ramarao was born on 24 July ,1975 in Siddipet mandal, Karimnagar district of Telangana. KTR father Kalvakuntla ChandraSekhar Rao (KCR) is the founder of Telangana Rashtra Samithi and first Chief Minister of Telangana and his mother K Sobha Rao is home maker.His younger sister K.Kavitha is President of Telangana Jagruti and currently Member of Parliament from Nizamabad constituency.
KTR started his schooling in Siddipet . He moved to seven different schools in the span of ten years.He shifted to hyderabad at the age of ten.He joined in Amravathi Public School in Yosufguda and later shifted to Nalanda Public School in Mehdipatnam. Finally he completed his schooling in St. George’s Grammar School in Abids Road.For pursuing Intermediate ,he went to Vignan Junior College at Vadlamudi in Guntur .
KTR graduated from Nizam College ,Hyderabad as Bachelor of Science in Biotechnology,Chemistry and Botany.Later he went on to complete two post graduation degrees.The first one is the Master of Biotechnology from University of Pune .The second post graduation is Master of Administration in Marketing and E-Commerce from City University of New York (CUNY),United States of America in 2000.
Earlier Profession :
KTR started his professional journey as an IT Proffessional