SAFE Health Foundation to give Veturi awards on December 30


Hyderabad: The Society for Accident Free Environment (SAFE) Health Foundation is organising ‘Veturi Awards– 2018’ as a tribute to noted lyricist Veturi Sundara Rama Murthy on December 30.

Personalities from the Telugu film industry will receive the awards for their contribution to music and Telugu literature at a function to be held at Satya Sai Nigamagamam, Srinagar Colony, a statement said.

The Veturi Lifetime Achievement Award will be presented to music composer Rajan Nagendra, noted poet Goreti Venkanna and scholar Dr Jayanti Chakravarthy.

Speaking to mediapersons, SAFE founder A Bharadwaj said that the event will be aired live on a few regional channels. “A live music concert, ‘Veturi Geetanjali’, will be performed by SP Bala Subrahmanyam and team,” he added.