KTR has completed his schooling from St. George's Grammar school in Hyderabad and Intermediate (10+2) from Vignan Junior College in Vadlamudi, Guntur. KTR has a Bachelors degree in Microbiology from Nizam College. He has two post-graduate degrees; M.Sc in Biotechology from University of Pune and from the City University of New York he has an MBA in Marketing & E-commerce. Right after his MBA, he started working in the US and became the project manager at INTTRA Inc and eventually moved back to India to as the Regional Sales Director for South Asia in the year 2004.
Ever since he moved to India, KTR started taking interest in party affairs and played an active role. He joined the TRS party full-time in the year 2006. After joining the party he has actively participated in numerous agitations for the cause of separate Telangana and has played a stellar role in ensuring that the issue is represented well at the national level. He has truly become the face of Telangana movement at National Level. We fondly call him as the Young Tiger of Telangana.
His timely statements/comments and his debating skills are comparable to the best and have a lasting impression on anyone who has heard him. He is one of the most well educated, prolific and promising young politicians of the country. He is married to Shailima and has two children; Himanshu and Alekhya.