He also said that Telangana Jagruthi Kavitha promoted bathukamma, performed an essential role during the Telangana movement.
IT and Industries Minister KT Rama Rao on Wednesday announced that the Telangana Jagruthi played a crucial role in taking the Bathukamma celebration to a worldwide level.
While honouring Telangana Jagruthi Founder and President Ms Kalvakuntla Kavitha for her works
in leading worldwide fame for Telangana’s state festival Bathukamma, he replied, in a statement,
Kavitha promoted bathukamma, that “when the first government had imposed a ban on celebrating Bathukamma at Tank Bund, it was Telangana Jagruthi which interested in the High Court and received orders to celebrate Bathukamma.”
He also said that Telangana Jagruthi performed a vital role during the Telangana movement and increased Bathukamma attention to all the women of Telangana.