Telangana State was officially formed on 2 June 2014. Kalvakuntla Chandrashekar Rao was elected as the first chief minister of Telangana. Telangana Formation Day is celebrated on 2nd June every year since 2014. The state of Telangana is divided into 31 districts.
- Bhadradri Kothagudem
- Warangal Rural
- Warangal Urban
Telangana state Official emblem was designed by painter, Laxman Aelay. It was adopted on 2 June 2014 after the newly formed government headed by K. Chandrashekar Rao adopted it. It was the first file to be signed by him after swearing in. Initially, Charminar was not included, but after the advice of Asaduddin Owaisi, Hyderabad MP and president of AIMIM, it was added.
It consists of the Kakatiya Kala Thoranam and Charminar with Sarnath Lion Capital. It has “Government of Telangana” in English, Telangana Sarkar in Urdu and Telangana Prabhutvam in Telugu. Satyameva Jayate is written in Sanskrit.
The State Bird – Palapitta (Indian Roller or Blue Jay).
The State Animal – Jinka (Deer).
The State Tree – Jammi Chettu (Prosopis Cineraria).
The State Flower – Tangedu (Tanner’s Cassia).