Chief Secretary Somesh Kumar releases book on Telangana History Culture and Movements
Chief Secretary Sri Somesh Kumar IAS released a book on Telangana History, culture and movements at BRKR Bhavan today. He noted that while the state has achieved tremendous progress in economic and social sectors after its formation, there is a need for more research oriented books comparing the state with the past. The historic events described in the book
are a testimony to the Honourable Chief Minister K Chandrashekar Rao’s observation that every nook and corner of Telangana state has a historical background. Telangana history is believed to be 2000 years old, however, there are historical evidences to prove that early man lived in this part of the state even before. He stated that though many books are being published on history, culture and social fabric of Telangana state after the state’s formation, there is a need for more such books.
Chief Secretary congratulated the authors Professor A Satyanarayana and D Satyanarayana for their analytical views and study of Telangana’s medieval and premedieval period. The book will be very useful for the students appearing for competitive exams, he added.
Telangana Media Academy Chairman Allam Narayana, Sahitya Academy Chairman Juluri Gowrishankar, TSPSC former Chairman Ghanta Chakrapani, Professor Kishore, Hyderabad Book Exhibition Secretary Chandramohan participated.