Poet C Narayana Reddy passes away !!
Telugu poet and writer C Narayana Reddy passed away in morning today after suffering from prolonged illness. He was declared dead after he was rushed to the hospital due to health complications. He was 85. He was born in Karimnagar district in Andhra Pradesh on July 29, 1931.
He was honored with –
Jnanpith Awards for his iconic poetic collection in 1988
Padma Shri in 1977
Padma Bhushan in 1992
Kala Prapurna (Honoris Casua) by Andhra University in 1978
Raja Lakshmi award in 1988
Soviet Land Nehru Award in 1982
He was also nominated to the Rajya Sabha in 1997.
He made his debut in film industry in 1962 and some of his lyrics includes classic hit movies such as Gulebakavali Katha, Ramudu Bheemudu..
We extend our deepest condolences to his family.