The sprawling Parliament House complex will soon boast of a full-size statue of legendary politician N. T. Rama Rao in the latest addition to the installations of the galaxy of leaders.

Purandeswari’s initiative

The statue to be made of copper, lead, tin and zinc will be installed in the complex, courtesy the late matinee idol’s daughter and Union Minister D. Purandeswari. In reply to a letter written by her, the Lok Sabha Secretariat has allowed installation of NTR’s statue in the Parliament House complex.

Nine-foot tall

The nine-foot tall statue has been sculpted according to specifications laid down by the Secretariat, sources said. It is likely to be installed very soon. -PTI