Telangana politics are getting heated up with the mutual challenges of ruling and opposition party leaders. IT minister KTR challenged Uttam of quitting politics if TRS wouldn't come to power in general elections. Responding to KTR's challenge, Uttam accepted his challenge conditionally, posing challenge to KTR that his entire family has to quit politics including KCR. Giving clarity over his challenge in Question Hour, Uttam said KTR has got identity only because of KCR. Uttam said TRS govt has deceived minorities and people got vexed with KCR family's dictatorship. He said Congress would come to power with 2019 elections.