Central Sangeeta Nataka Akademy awardee and popular Kuchipudi dancer Ms Deepika Reddy of Mahabubabad district has been appointed as chairperson of Telangana Sangeta Nataka Akademy by the chief minister Mr K Chandrasekhar Rao.
She granddaughter of former minister and veteran Congress leader Nookala Ramachandra Reddy.
With her appointment, the classical Kuchipudi dance is expected to get a boost in the Telangana state.
Panchayat Raj minister Errabelli Dayakar Rao, Tribal welfare minister Satyavathi Rathod, MLA Palla Rajeswar Reddy, Chevella MP G Ranjith Reddy, and others congratulated Ms Deepika Reddy and wished her all the best.
By Gollapudi Srinivasa Rao