world telugu conference on grand note
Chief Minister K Chandrasekhar Rao has asked the officials to make fool proof arrangements for the forthcoming World Telugu Conference reflecting the greatness of Telugu and its prominence in Telangana and showcase it to the entire world. At a review meeting at Pragati Bhavan KCR said to conduct exhibitions on the Telugu Language genres. The CM suggested that proper and adequate arrangements should be made for the delegates who include writers, language experts, representatives of the Telugu associations, poets and a host of others coming for the Conference not only from the country but also from all over the World. Literary, cultural programs, seminars and workshops will be conducted to mark the occasion.
“Several Telangana sons of the soil have done exemplary work in Telugu poetry, prose, Folk literature, Avadhanams, Samkeerthana and several other genres and thus enriched the Telugu language and literature. These great personalities should be remembered on the occasion. Their contribution to the language and literature should be known to the people. Show to the world once again, the Telangana Telugu language variants and genres he said. The Telugu language in Telangana had been surviving for ages, from hundreds of years and it is alive even among the illiterates in the form of Bathukamma songs and folk songs. The World Telugu Conference should become a dais to show case the Telangana’s proud history and heritage. On social daises, all the genres of the Telugu language and literature should be exhibited. Organise cultural programs every evening at the Lal Bahadur Stadium and invite Telugu people from abroad.