Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister along with Union Minister Hardeep Singh inaugurated Kurnool District Orvakal Airport today which is named after Uyyalawada Narasimha Reddy. Megastar Chiranjeevi said that he is elated with the decision to give due respect to the Indian freedom fighter from the region by naming the airport after him.
Sharing his joy on Twitter, Chiru wrote ‘Heartened & Overjoyed at the Hon’ble CM @ysjagan’s announcement naming #KurnoolAirport after the First-ever Freedom Fighter of India #UyyalavadaNarasimhaReddy Much deserved recognition to the greatest patriot & unsung Hero. Was fortunate & honoured to play the great soul on-screen.’
It is known that the Megastar played the role of Uyyalawada Narasimha Reddy in his last film ‘Sye Raa’. The film was produced by Ram Charan and it was directed by Surender Reddy. And it was released in several languages as a Pan India film in which Amitabh Bachchan also played a guest role.
Heartened & Overjoyed at the Hon'ble CM @ysjagan 's announcement naming #KurnoolAirport after the Firstever Freedom Fighter of India #UyyalavadaNarasimhaReddy Much deserved recognition to the greatest patriot & unsung Hero.Was fortunate & honored to play the great soul on screen
— Chiranjeevi Konidela (@KChiruTweets) March 25, 2021