Telangana Chief Minister K Chandrashekar Rao is focusing on 2017-2018 budget with an eye on 2019 polls. He had informed all the Ministers that 2017-18 budget will be crucial as the 2018-19 budget will be the vote-on-account budget. KCR wants to please all the sections of the society by making appropriate allocations in the 2017-18 budget. The Chief Minister also informed officials to focus all their energies on 2017-18 budget as it will give importance to people’s welfare. KCR is of the opinion that people will not accept new schemes if they were announced prior to polls.