Around 10 years back, actor Dr. M Prabhakara Reddy
formed a team and requested then chief minister Kotla
Vijaya Bhaskara Reddy to give some land to the workers
of AP films. Kotla Vijaya Bhaskara Reddy granted 67
acres of land at Manikonda area (beside Nanakramguda
Cine Village). Recently YS Raja Sekhar Reddy stated
that he would help out the AP cine workers by giving
more concessions. Dr. Dasari Narayana Rao laid foundation
stone to 'Dr. M Prabhakara Reddy Chalana Chitra Karmika
Chitrapuri' (colony for AP Cine workers). A statue
of Dr. M Prabhakara Reddy would also be kept as an
honor to him.
said that he is feeling very happy for AP Cine workers
who would have permanent houses through this scheme.
He cautioned the concerned authorities to allot these
flats to only people who work Telugu film industry.
Dasari also promised to have discussions with concerned
authorities to make sure that 2000 AP Cine workers
who prefer single bedroom flats would get help of
Rs. 40,000/- each.
Bharadwaja who relentlessly fought for this housing
colony said that he would complete the construction
in one and half year if the members pay their installments
function is attended by Dasari, Vinod (Minister of
Labor), Dr. MS Reddy, G Adiseshagiri Rao, Tammareddy
Bharadwaja, D Suresh Babu and Sagar.