kalvakuntala Chandrashekhar Rao (Politician) Wiki,Bio,Age,Wife,Political Career, Awards and More

kalvakuntla Chandrashekhar Rao popularly K.C.R.He is an Indian Politician and the first Chief Minister of Telangana a new state formed by the division of Andhra Pradesh in 2014. He is the leader and Founder of the Telangana Rashtra Samithi a regional party in India. He is the Member of the Legislative Assembly (Telangana) from Gajwel constituency of the Siddipet District in Telangana. He served as the Member of Legislative Assembly (Andhra Pradesh) from Siddipet and also as the Member of Parliament from Mahbubnagar, Karimnagar, and Medak.
He took oath as the first Chief  Minister of the new state Telangana on 2 June 2014. He went for early elections in 2018 when his cabinet recommended dissolving the legislative lower house, Nine months before the completion of his term. He again took oath as the Chief Minister of Telangana for the second term on 13 December 2018.

Personal Details:

Kalvakuntla Chandrashekhar Rao

kalvakuntala Chandrashekhar Rao,KCR


  • Born: 17 February 1954 Siddipet, Hyderabad, Telangana State, India
  • Nationality: Indian
  • Political Party: Telangana Rashtra Samithi
  • Spouse(s): K.Shobha
  • Relations: Devan Palli Anil Kumar (Son-in-Law), T.Harish Rao (nephew), Joginapally Santhosh Kumar (nephew)
  • Children's: K.T.Rama Rao (Son), K.Kavitha (daughter)
  • Residence: Pragathi Bhavan 
  • Alma Mater: Osmania University