Special Correspondent

VISAKHAPATNAM: Sri Mahakameswari Peetha Samsthan will honour eminent persons and organise cultural programmes on the Ugadi day at Kalabharati on Tuesday.

Announcing this at a media conference here on Thursday, peethadhipati Yaddanapudi Ayyanna Pantulu said noted poet Kondepudi Subbarao, chief priest of Sri Vaibhava Venkateswara Swami, Gopinambal Seshacharyulu, Vedic scholar Mushti Bhima Sankara Ghanapati and professor Sudipta Banerjee in the morning after which Manda Sarveswara Rao, Manda Lakshmi Gayatri, Manda Subbalakshmi Sruthi and others from Hyderabad would sing Annamayya kritis. In the evening, awards would be given away to ‘Padmasri' Yarlagadda Lakshmi Prasad, MLA Dronamraju Srinivasa Rao, and professor Satupati Prasannasree.