Culture Ugadi Puraskarams were conferred in Vijayawada. P. SURYA RAO
The premises of G.V.R.Government College of Music and Dance, Vijayawada was colourfully decorated for Ugadi.
In keeping with its tradition, Kalamanjari Samskritika Seva Samithi honoured nine eminent personalities of different fields on the auspicious Ugadi day.
The function presided over by Ch. Shyam Prasad, Superintendent of Police saw Malladi Vishnuvardhan, M.L.A presenting the Ugadi Puraskarams to Kuchimanchi Srinivasa Rao, (Charitable Trust), Gumma Sambasiva Rao (Loyola College, Vijayawada), Bandi Ramachandra Rao (Padya Natakam), Chalasani Venkateswara Rao (Amma Nanna Vridhashramam), Devineni Joni Kumari (social service), Banavatula Venkateswara Rao (All India Radio, Vijayawada), Chinta Ravi Balakrishna (Kuchipudi Dance) and Chiluvuri Jagadish (social drama) and V.N.D.S.S.Murthy (Para medical services).
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