Minister KTR participated in the inauguration of Bone Marrow Transplant Unit in Basavatharakam Indo-American Cancer Hospital as a Chief Guest. Chairman of the Trust, actor and legislator, Balakrishna opined that KCR chose to name his son after N.T.Rama Rao, due to the inspiration he received from NTR. Basavatharakam Cancer Hospital began functioning with 40 beds. Today, it is able to provide world class medical facilities, he added. He said that he was proud that KTR had inaugurated BMT Unit. KTR later felicitated Balakrishna.