Dr Narayana Reddy won umpteen awards, including Jnanpith (1988) and Padma Shri (1977), and was a much beloved teacher of Telugu literature.
In a tete-a-tete with film critic Anupama Chopra for digital platform Film Companion, Rajamouli opened up about the scale of "Baahubali: The Conclusion"
Cricket captain Virat Kohli, hockey captain P.R. Sreejesh, 2016 Olympic bronze medallist wrestler Sakshi Malik, and para-athletes Deepa Malik and Mariyappan Thangavelu were on Wednesday named for the prestigious Padma Shri, the country's fourth highest civilian award.
The PIL has been filed in the wake of the SC passing its final order, after it accepted Justice Lodha Committee's recommendations for sweeping reforms in the BCCI.