N. Kanaka Rao, who has been unanimously elected national president of Confederation of Free Trade Unions of India, was felicitated here on Wednesday. Mr. Kanaka Rao is the first trade unionist from the South to be elected to the post, according to working president of Janata Port and Dock Employees’ Union A.S. Patnaik. AP Agricultural Labourers’ Union, AP Traditional Fish Workers Union, Domestic Workers’ Union and United Steel Employees’ Union honoured Mr.Kanaka Rao.