The 61st anniversary of Visalaandhra Daily was celebrated at the Chandram Building here on Sunday.

Visalaandhra editorial board chairman Edupuganti Nageswara Rao presided over the function. The first Mayor of Vijayawada and veteran leader of the CPI T. Venkateswara Rao was the chief guest. Former MLC Jelli Wilson, CPI district secretary Akkineni Vanaja, Communism monthly magazine editor Gaddam Koteswara Rao, city joint secretary G. Koteswara Rao spoke.