Recalling the role played by the former President in the formation of the State, Chief Minister termed him as a towering personality in the Indian political arena, and said that the Pranab Mukherjee has played a key role.
Mukherjee died on Monday evening following a 21-day battle with multiple ailments.
Finance Minister said the former President, who passed away on Tuesday, was a veteran in politics and extended his support to TRS party as well as the State government during several hardships
The statesman and scholar, known for his encyclopaedic memory and sharp intellect, served as the country's first citizen from 2012 to 2017.
The former president played crucial role in including Telangana issue in Common Minimum Programme of the then Congress-led UPA govt
"During the period of state mourning, the National Flag will fly at half-mast on all buildings throughout India, where it is flown regularly and there will be no official entertainment."
He was an exceptional statesman and master strategist, his demise was a great loss to the nation, Khammam MP said in a statement
Minister for Finance T Harish Rao in his message said that Pranab would be remembered for his immense contribution in the formation of Telangana
"Former President Pranab Mukherjee (in file pic) is being treated for lung infection. He continues to be in deep coma and on ventilator support. He remains haemodynamically stable," it said.
"Pranab Mukherjee is being treated for lung infection. His renal parameters are slightly deranged since yesterday. He continues to be in deep coma and on ventilator support," the hospital said in a statement.
According to the Army Hospital, Mukherjee is on ventilatory support and is being closely monitored.
He said that the vital parameters of the former President, who underwent life-saving emergency surgery for the brain clot on August 10, following which his health status had worsened, are stable and he is responding to the treatment.
"The condition of Pranab Mukherjee remains unchanged this morning. He continues to be on ventilatory support. His vital and clinical parameters remain stable and are being closely monitored by a team of specialists," the hospital said in a statement.