Tirupati, 31 August 2015: The students have been told to follow the foot steps of renowned litereaute Sri VETURI Prabhakara Shastry in taking up wide research in Telugu literature by TTD All Projects Special Officer Sri N Muktheswara Rao.
A literary seminar on 65 th Death Anniversary of Sri Veturi Prabhakara Sastry was held at SVU Arts Block Auditorium in Tirupati on Monday by TTD and telugu department of SVU. Sri N Muktheswara Rao who attended the occasion as chief guest addressed the students Sri Veturi brought to light thousands of Annamaiah Keertans through research. “He also did, a lot of research in telugu literature. The students of today should not restrict themselves only to studies but should follow his foot steps and bring to light many unknown things through research”, he maintained.
Veturi Vangamaya Peetham Special officer Dr Samudrala Lakshmanaiah said, Veturi has the credit of having brought to the lime light the first telugu word “Nagabu” through his research.
SVU telugu department HoD Smt Munirathnamma presided over the meeting.
ISSUED BY TTDs PUBLIC RELATIONS OFFICER, TIRUPATI