Photo: Ande Sri, Shiva Reddy, Desapathy Srinivas, Nandini Sidha Reddy, Varavara Rao, Devipriya, R. Narayayana Murthy, Solipeta Ramalinga Reddy
Revolutionary poet Varavara Rao warned that consolidation of commuanl forces is detrimental to the Telangana society. He said that the Telangana movement has already tasted communal politics in Mahabubnagar and wished that such politics should not be repeated in Parakala. Varavara Rao was speaking at the retirement program of famous Telangana poet Nandini Sidha Reddy.
Several noted literary and political figures from Telangana attended this function. Among those who attended are Allam Narayana, K. Srinivas, Devipriya, Shiva Reddy, R. Narayana Murthy, Desapathy Srinivas, Ande Sri, Daruvu Yellanna, MLA Harish Rao, MLA Chada Venkat Reddy, TNGO leader Deviprasad, Telangana Lecturers Forum president Venkataswami, poet Naleswaram Shankar.