21 August 2016
Victory Venkatesh showered appreciations on the preparations made by the Andhra Pradesh state government for the Krishna Pushkaralu. He along with his brother who is also a star producer, Daggu pati Suresh babu came to the banks of Krishna River at Vijayawada to offer pinda pradanam on his father, late D Ramanaidu’s name. Later Venkatesh participated Annadanam organized by the Vijayawada MP, Kesineni Nani at Bandar Road. Venkatesh served food personally to the devotees during this event. Venkatesh mentioned that Krishna River has a great history and he and his brother prayed the river for blessings. AP Ministers, Kamineni Srinivas and Paritala Sunita also participated in the event. Speaking on the occasion, AP Ministers said that, offering free meals to about seven and half lakhs people every day is not an easy thing and a great commitment would be needed to do so. Even the devotees from the Telangana districts like Adilabad, Karimnagar, Warangal, Nalgonda and Khammam were also coming to Andhra Pradesh Pushkara ghats to do Punya Snanam which made them to feel very happy.