Staff Reporter

TIRUPATI: The 59th death anniversary of litterateur Veturi Prabhakara Sastri was observed by the TTD here on Saturday.

Veturi’s son V. Ananda Murthy recalled his father’s works, while academician K. Mahalakshmi reviewed Sastry’s greatest works like ‘Moonnalla Muchata’, ‘Kapotha Katha’ and ‘Kadupu Theepu’. SV Oriental College principal M. Lalitha Kumari and Veturi Vangmaya Peetham special officer K. Brahmachari explained the activities taken up to promote late Sastry’s works.