n June, when then Andhra Pradesh chief minister Y.S. Rajasekhara Reddy asked Telangana Rashtra Samiti (TRS) president K. Chandrasekhar Rao where he would hide after the humiliating electoral defeat, few would have thought that the goal of a separate state would be achieved in just six months. Telangana Burning
Through his 11-day fast-unto-death supported by mass protests, the 55-year-old achieved what other leaders from the region could not in five decades. Image: TRS President K Chandrasekhar Rao, who is on fast unto death demanding statehood for Telangana, at a hospital in Hyderabad on Wednesday, December 9, 2009.
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