After declaring the “Bathukamma” an official festival by the State Government, Telangana Jagruthi president, MP Kavitha allotted huge funds for celebrations of the festival.
Since the festival reflects the culture and traditions of the Telangana region. The TRS govt has given standing institutions to all the District Collectors of Telangana region to conduct official celebration of pre-Dasara Bathukamma festival on Durga Ashtami Day.
Kavitha said, Rs.10 Crore has been sanctioned for arrangements to Bathukamma festival. Rs.10 Lakhs would be released per district immediately.