Hyderabad: Mr. Mohammed Mahmood Ali, Dy. CM of Telangana State, addressing the award function of Exhibition Society, told that the peaceful atmosphere of Telangana has become exemplary in the entire country. President of Exhibition Society and Finance Minister, Etala Rajender, Home Minister, Narasimha Reddy were present in the function.
Mr. Mahmood Ali further told that the efforts of Mr. KCR, peaceful atmosphere prevails in the State. He also said that Govt. gives top priority to education and health. All India Industrial Exhibition of Hyderabad has the unique distinction of continuing its activities for the past seven decades. He informed that CM sanctioned the release of the Exhibition land for the period of 99 years. He also mentioned that the businessmen who had setup their stalls in the exhibition had suffered inconvenience due to demonetization and they are making a request to extend the duration of Exhibition period.
Mr. Narasimha Reddy told that Govt. had decided to hand over exhibition land to the society on lease. Mr. Rajender told despite demonetization, nearly 20 lakh persons visited exhibition and purchased articles. He further told that this exhibition is like a festival for the people of Hyderabad.
On the occasion of prize distribution function, the students of educational institution run by Exhibition Society were given awards. Volunteers were also given awards on this occasion.