Watch: CM KCR, family members perform special pooja to Ammavaru at Pragathi Bhavan
On the festival of Dussehra, Chief Minister K Chandra Sekhar Rao performed a special puja to Ammavaru at Pragathi Bhavan. Along with family members, CM KCR offered special prayers at the Nalla Pochamma Ammavaru shrine. He performed pooja on the 'Jammi' tree in addition to the 'Vahana' and 'Ayudha' poojas as per customs and traditions. Minister KTR and his wife Shailima took part in religious rituals as a priest chanted. Other family members could be spotted in the puja as well.
Andhra Pradesh and Telangana, the two Telugu states, celebrated Vijayadashami in grand manner.