S S Rajamouli Received A N R National Award
The popular Tollywood director S S Rajamouli was honored with 11th A N R National award at a special event held in Shilpa Kala Vedika in Hyderabad on 17th September 2017.
Sri M.Venkaiah Naidu,the vice president of India presented the award and K C R,the chief minister of Telangana handed the citation and a cheque to S S Rajamouli.
Venkat Akkineni,Nagarjuna Akkineni,Akhil,Naga Chaitanya,the family members of S S Rajamouli,Jagapathi Babu,K.Raghavendra Rao, G.Adiseshagiri Rao,PVP,Prasad Devaneni,Sobhu Yarlagadda were present at the event along with many other invitees.
S S Rajamouli as we all know got International recognition with his 2 editions of “Baahubali’.
ANR National Award was instituted in honor of Akkineni Nageswara Rao by Akkineni International Foundation. This award is given to Film Personalities in recognition of their services to Film Industry every year starting from 2005.
Previous Recipients of ANR national awards starting from the year 2005:-
1st Award Recipient : Padmabhushan Dadasaheb Phalke Awardee Sri DEV ANAND
Year – 2005 Honored with Memento, Citation & Rs. 3 Lakhs Cash
2nd Award Recipient: Padmashri SHABANA AZMI – Actress & Social Activist
Year – 2006 Honored with Memento, Citation & Rs. 3 Lakhs Cash
3rd Award Recipient: Smt. ANJALI DEVI – Actress & Producer
Year – 2007 Honored with Memento & Rs. 4 Lakhs Cash
4th Award Recipient:: Padmashri Dr. VYJAYANTIMALA BALI – Natyakala Sikhamani
Year – 2008 Actress – Honored with Memento, Citation & Rs. 4 Lakhs Cash
5th Award Recipient : Bharat Ratna Dr. LATAMANGESHKAR – Playback Singer
Year – 2009 Honored with Memento, Citation & Rs. 4 Lakhs Cash
6th Award Recipient : Padmashri Dr. K. BALACHANDER – Writer, Director & Producer
Year – 2010 Honored with Memento, Citation & Rs. 5 Lakhs Cash
7th Award Recipient : Padmashree Smt. HEMA MALINI – Actress
Year -2011 Honored with Memento, Citation & Rs. 5 Lakhs Cash
8th: Award Recipient SHYAM BENEGAL – Movie Director
Year – 2012 Honored with Momento,Citation and Rs.5 Lakhs cash
9th Award Recipient: SRIDEVI – Actress
Year – 2013 Honored with Momento,Citation and Rs.5 Lakhs cash
10th Award Recipient: AMITABH BACHCHAN – Actor
Year – 2014 Honored with Momento,Citation and Rs.5 Lakhs cash