Chief Minister Chandrasekhar Rao has appointed one of his arch-rivals in the past Vonteru Pratap Reddy as the Chairman of Telangana State Forest Development Corporation (TDFDC).
He will be in the post for 2 years. Order to this effect has been issued vide GO No.2725. Vonteru met the CM here at Pragathi Bhavan today and thanked him for appointing him as the chairman of Forest Development Corporation.
It may be recalled Vonteru who joined TRS recently was in Congress earlier and contested against the CM KCR at Gajwel constituency in 2018 assembly elections. However, he lost to KCR with the least margin of nearly 18,000 votes.