KTR began campaigning for the upcoming Greater Hyderabad Municipal Corporation (GHMC) polls, from Amberpet basti in Hyderabad. Home Minister Nayani Narsimha too accompanied him in the programme. They undertook padayatra in the colony and spoke to the people about their problems. KTR hoisted the party flag at the outset. The party leaders and activists organised the campaign and participated in large numbers.