Fri, Sep 02, 2016, 05:12 PM
Telangana Rashtra Samithi (TRS) government has announced Kaloji Nrayana Rao Award to singer Goreti Venkanna Award to Telangana folk singer Goreti Venkanna. It is also giving him a cash prize of Rs. 1 lakh. The singer will be honoured on September 9th , which is Kaloji's Jayanthi as well as Telangana language day. Venkanna is the voice of Telangana villagers and he has been singing about their trials and tribulations through the years.