Mountaineer Masthan Babu

April 5, 2015 0

Malli Masthan Babu, 32-year old mountaineer from Gandhi Girijana Sangam village of Sangam mandal in Nellore district who has been missing in the Andes mountain range since March 24 has been  found dead. The Chile Government has confirmed the news from his fellow mountaineers and informed the Indian Embassy.

Babu is a top Indian mountaineer, who had set Guinness […]

Padma Bhushan Mamidipudi Venkatarangayya, Financial and Political Scientist and Historical Writer from Nellore

July 27, 2013 1

Mamidipudi Venkatarangayya was a financial and political scientist and historical writer. He received Padma Bhushan award from Govt of India in 1968.

He was born on January 8, 1889 in Purini village of Kovur taluk in Nellore district to Venkatesham and Narasamma. After primary education in Telugu and Sanskrit he joined Pachaiyappa’s College in Madras where he completed […]

Padma Shri Shantha Sinha, Ramon Magsaysay Award Winner from Nellore

July 26, 2013 2

Prof. Shantha Sinha is an anti-child labour activist of international reputation. She is a Professor of Political Science in Hyderabad Central University. She lives in Marredpally, Hyderabad.

Shantha Sinha was born in an illustrious Brahmin family in Nellore district on 7th January 1950. Her father Mamidipudi Anandam, a successful tax accountant, went onto become a member of […]

Bezawada Ramachandra Reddy, Buchireddipalem, Nellore

July 25, 2013 0

An illustrious politician, agriculturist and a supporter of liberalization, Sri Bezawada Ramachandra Reddy was born on November 24, 1894 to Sri Subba Reddy & Kamala (Dodla) in Buchireddipalem in the Madras Presidency. Ramachandra Reddy is a relative of Indian National Congress politician Dr Bezawada Gopala Reddy.

He entered politics immediately after graduating from the Pacchayappa College, […]

Amara Jeevi Potti Sreeramulu

December 19, 2012 2

Sri Potti Sreeramulu (16 March 1901 – 16 December 1952), became famous for his hunger strike demanding the formation of a separate Andhra state. He lost his life in the process. His sacrifice led to linguistic re-organisation of states in India. He is well known as Amarajeevi (Immortal being) in the Andhra region.
He was born […]

Thunga Sivaprabhat Reddy (Prabhu), Editor, Journalist, Community leader

July 7, 2012 0

Thunga Siva Prabhath Reddy popularly known as “Prabhu” is the grandson of a prominent freedom fighter and son of Thunga Rajagopal Reddy, a Social worker who founded News weekly called “Lawyer”. He fought many a battle against social injustice and political corruption. Siva Prabhath Reddy also started internet edition which has 1,00,000 hits every […]

Dr. Malireddy Srinivasulu Reddy, Chairman & CEO of IMAX, Inc., Denver, Colorado

July 7, 2012 0

Dr. Malireddy Srinivasulu Reddy (M.S. Reddy), is from Nellore District, in Andhra Pradesh. He has received his B.V.Sc. degree from A.P. Agricultural University, M.S. and Ph.D. degrees in food technology, bacteriology and virology, from Iowa State University, U.S.A. with honors and distinctions. He currently serves as Chairman and President of U.S.A. based American Dairy and […]

Manasu Kavi Dr. Acharya Aatreya

December 29, 2011 0

Kilambi Venkata Narasimhacharyulu, better known as Acharya Aatreya was born on 7 May 1921 in Mangalampadu village near Sullurpeta, Nellore. Before becoming a film lyricist he wrote many plays and dramas. Some of his famous plays are ‘N.G.O’ (Non-gazetted officer), Bhayam, Viswa Shanti, Kappalu, Goutama Buddha, Ashoka Samrat, Parivartanam, Edureeta and Tirupathi. His play Evaru Donga was staged more […]

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