A NSS volunteer and Kuchipudi dancer K.P. Lipika Reddy of Visakhapatnam has been selected to the four-member Indian delegation participating in the Commonwealth Day celebrations to be held in Kuala Lumpur , Malaysia, on March 13 and 14.
Lipika, a student of Sanketika Vidya Parishad Engineering College, had earlier participated in the Republic Day celebrations in New Delhi. She presented more than 500 Kuchipudi performances, said her guru Pasumarthi Seetharamayya, a recipient of the Central Music and Cultural Akademi award.
The theme of the conference in Malaysia is ‘women as agent of change'. Participants would present cultural programmes depicting culture and traditions of their countries on the final day of the conference.