The 88th jayanti of Telugu Desam founder-president and former Chief Minister N.T. Rama Rao was celebrated in the district party office with the unit president V. Swamy Goud garlanding his portrait.

Addressing the gathering, he praised NTR for setting up the party for the welfare of weaker sections and Dalits and for ushering changes in the State political scenario.

Among those who attended the function were M. Srinivas Goud, State TDP secretary, Riaz Ali, vice-president, M. Shatrughna Reddy, official spokesperson, T. Madusudhan Reddy, Telugu Rythu leader,. A. Satyanarayana, vice-president, district Telugu Yuvata, K. Sekhar Reddy, town secretary.