Wednesday, April 6, 2016
The State Government will present Kalaratna (Hamsa) Puraskarams to 22 prominent persons in different fields and Ugadi puraskarams to another 51 persons. The puraskarams will be presented on the day of Ugadi ie. On April 8 at a function by the Chief Minister Nara Chandrababu Naidu. The awardees for Hamsa puraskarams will be given a cash prize of Rs.50,000 and Rs.10,000 for Ugadi puraskarams.
Kalaratna (Hamsa) puraskarams awardees::
Ugadi puraskarams:: Annpureddy Venkateswara Reddy, Kanteti Sivaraj Kumar, Dr. Vinodini, Attada Appalanaidu, DV Dharma Rao, Chilukuri Devaputra, A.Enganna, Balagonda Anjaneyulu, Ajmeer Veerabhadraiah, V.Ch.Mohana Rao, Mallavarapu Rajeswara Rao, Gumma Sambasiva Rao, Kpratap Kumar, Sayed Nazeer Ahmed (literature), Dwaro Satyanarayana Rao, Kodali Venkateswara Rao, B. Venkateswarulu (Music), V. Suryaprakasa Rao (Harmonium), Patti Obulaiah, Nallamilli Mula Reddy, D.Haribabu, B.Jayaprakash (Drama), JYS Ambika, Achutya Manasa, V.Raghavaiah, Prasanna D.Anand, VVS Soumya, P.Siva Prasad (Dance), Niramala Tejasri, Salmanraj, Giridhar Gowd (Painting), M.Satyanarayana Setti (Burrakatha), V.Anjaneylulu (Janapadam), P.Arunaprasad, Kamadenu Prasad (Sculputure), Dr. Venkaiah, Dr.G.V.S.Rao (Medicine0, Banuja (social work), Chakravadhanula Reddappa Daveju, Karimalla Varaprasad, Amudala Muralai (Avadanam), Dugginapudi Rammohana Rao, Poturu Ranga Rao, Uppalapati Venkateswara Rao (Social Service), Nekkanti Subba Rao, Vasireddy Narayana Rao (Agriculture), Vijayakumar Emesco, P.Srinivasa Rao, Y.Venkateswara Rao, JSRK Sarma Vadlamudi Umachaudary (others).