Post the recent road mishap in which Finance Minister Eetela Rajendar sustained injuries and got bedridden for few days, Telangana Chief Minister K Chandrasekhar Rao passed a diktat to his Cabinet Ministers asking them to use only bulletproof cars from now to avoid such accidents. This mandatory rule even applies to VIPs who were entitled to use such facility during KCR's regime.KCR explained to his Cabinet Colleagues that Etela Rajendar got away with minor injuries even after his car turned turtle on the National Highway just because its a bulletproof vehicle.
He went to say the impact could have been severe had if Etela wasn't using a bulletproof car on that particular day.Until 2014 General Elections, Only AP CM & Ministers who are in Maoists hit list were sanctioned bulletproof cars. Soon after the Telangana Government formed, KCR sanctioned bulletproof vehicles to all the Ministers. With his latest diktat, T-Ministers will be replacing than Scorpios with Toyota Fortuners for safety reasons.