He also donated Rs 50 lakhs to the family members of the 49 CRPF jawans who died in the Pulwama Terror strike and handed over the cheque to IGP Raju. On behalf of the Telangana state government, KTR showed respect to the martyred soldiers by following 2 minutes of silence. He expressed his anger over the loss of 49 lives. He prayed for the recovery of the injured jawans and extended his condolences to the family members of the Jawans.
Out of the Rs 50 lakhs, Rs 25 lakhs were KTR's own contribution, whereas the other Rs 25 lakhs were given to him by his friends. "The country will never forget the sacrifices did by our brave jawans," said KTR.