MP and Industrialist T.Subbarami Reddy in a press conference revealed that he would be starting a National Yash Chopra Memorial award on his Subbarami Reddy foundation. He said the award would be started from this year and released the brochure for the same with all the details.
TSR lavishing praises on Bollywood filmmaker Yash Chopra said it was a great achievement and 60 yrs of his services and contributions to Bollywood cannot be measured. He expressed his happiness to start a award on his name. He informed that Hemamalini,Anil Kapoor,Simi Gareawal will be the jury members to decide the award and it has been decided to honour great singer Bharata Ratna Lata Mangeshkar the first National Yash Chopra Memorial award. The award will be presented to her on Oct 19th at Mumbai in the presence opf Maharashtra Chief Minister Ashok Chawan.
He said every year a celebrity from different department of the film industry would be felicitated. He revealed that on August 11th stars cricket match would be organised in Vizag for free and the same would be organised in Hyderabad the next year. RV.Ramanamurthy and others participated in the program.