Film actor Jagapathi Babu will be conferred the title of ‘Lalitha Kala Bhushan' by the T. Subbarama Reddy Lalitha Kala Parishat (TSR-LKP) at a function in Narasaraopeta of Guntur district on Sunday evening.
At a press conference here on Friday, MP and founder of the Parishat, T. Subbarama Reddy said the ultimate objective was to have a unit in every district of the State and an air-conditioned auditorium in every district headquarters town. TSR-LKP's goal was to provide a platform to showcase local talent and thus preserve, protect and promote culture and tradition, he said. The title will be conferred on Mr. Jagapathi Babu in the presence of Law Minister Erasu Pratap Reddy and his father and producer-director V.B. Rajendra Prasad, among others. It will be followed by a musical programme with eminent singer L.R. Eswari and others, he said.