Staff Reporter

KARIMNAGAR: Karimnagar range DIG A. Ravishankar Ayyanar has stressed on the need to make short and documentary films to enlighten society on social evils and other public issues.

Delivering a lecture to the students of film making course offered by SRR Government Degree and PG College in Karimnagar on Saturday, the DIG said students should learn about techniques of film making and simultaneously know about society and the prevailing problems. “Everyday new problems are cropping up in society,” he said and observed that short films could prove to be an effective medium to educate people about various social issues. Dr. Ayyanar said he had also produced two short films on the social evil of Jogini system and ‘Banamati' (sorcery) when he was the SP in Nizamabad district.

College Principal B. Madhusudhan Reddy also spoke.