Seems like the chairman of Telangana Tourism Uppala Srinivas Gupta’s decision didn’t go well with the KCR sarkar. Hours after Telangana State Tourism Development Corporation (TSTDC) has appointed Bigg Telugu 4 contestant and YouTuber Alekhya Harika as its brand ambassador, her name was brought down the official web-portal.
It was on International Women’s Day that Bigg Boss-4 fame YouTube Star Dhethadi Harika was handed over the letter of ambassador appointment from Telangana Tourism Uppala Srinivas Gupta. “Appointed our Telangana Mahila, biggboss fame, Dethadi Alekhya Harika garu as Telangana State Tourism ‘Brand Ambassador,” tweeted the official Twitter handle of the TSTDC.
Hours after which, netizens found fault with the decision taking to the comment section posting that the appointment is not up to the mark while sportsperson like Sania Mirza was made brand ambassador previously.
It was learnt that the TRS high command was furious over Uppala Srinivas Gupta for not consulting the CMO over appointing a crucial role like brand ambassador. While the reasons why the TRS supremo was particular about revoking Harika as the brand ambassador, it can be noted that the YouTube star rose to fame with her Telangana accent and enjoys followership of over 1.67 million subscribers on YouTube.