Remembering NTR on his death anniversary: Today is the anniversary of the passing of legendary actor, founder of the Telugu Desam Party, and former chief minister of United Andhra Pradesh, Nandamuri Taraka Rama Rao Jr.
The renowned figure is receiving tributes from all corners, including Nandamuri family members and billions of followers worldwide.
తెలుగు ప్రజల గుండెల్లో నాటికీ.. నేటికీ.. ముమ్మాటికీ.. ధ్రువ తార మీరే 🙏🏻 pic.twitter.com/msOmHdOtvl
— Jr NTR (@tarak9999) January 18, 2022
Nandamuri Balakrishna, NTR Jr., Kalyan Ram, Rama Krishna, Suhasini, and others have paid homage to the great figure at NTR Ghat.
It is common knowledge that Nandamuri Taraka Ram Rao died of heart arrest on January 18, 1996. He has an extensive background in both film and politics. He is one of the record-setting leaders who rose to power within nine months after their first political appearance. He introduced numerous reforms to the populace and placed Telugite pride on the map of India.
In terms of his career, he has played every conceivable role. He imbued each character with immortality, particularly in folklore, mythology, and social tragedies.
In 1968, NT Rama Rao received the Padma Shri for his contributions to Indian cinema. He is recognised as a popular leader of the masses who implemented the school lunch programme.