Rich tributes paid to NTR in Telangana on his birth anniversary
TDP leaders and others garlanded the statues of NTR at different places in Telangana on the occasion. He formed the TDP in 1982.
Rama Rao's grandsons and popular film stars Junior NTR and Kalyan Ram paid floral tributes to him at the NTR Ghat here.
Purandeshwari said she and other family members have decided to celebrate NTR's centenary in a grand manner for one-year beginning Saturday.
State BJP president and MP Bandi Sanjay Kumar in a statement recalled Rama Rao's stellar contributions, including his performances as a film actor and path-breaking welfare measures like one kg rice for Rs 2 during his tenure as chief minister. TDP leaders and others garlanded the statues of NTR at different places in Telangana on the occasion. Hailed as 'Nata Sarvabhouma' (Emperor of Acting) in Telugu, Nandamuri Taraka Rama Rao, popularly known as NTR, was born on May 28, 1923 at Nimmakuru in Krishna district of Andhra Pradesh. He formed the TDP in 1982.
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