‘Save Telugu’ website launched in Bangalore

Published: 11th September 2012 09:11 AM  |   Last Updated: 11th September 2012 09:11 AM   |  A+A-

‘Save Telugu’, a website to promote Telugu language was launched at a programme organised to mark 604th birth anniversary of saint Annamacharaya by Karnataka Telugu Academy in the city.

 Chairman of Tirumala Tirupati Devasthanams (TTD) M P Bapiraju said, “In response to gratitude shown by Karnataka people, I announce that any cultural programmes at TTD organised by Kannada or Telugu people will not be charged, except electricity bill.

” He added, “The Karnataka Telugu Academy had put forth the demand that a music university in the name of Annamacharaya in Thirupathi should be set up.

” Former minister R V Deshpande said, “Many people travel from Karnataka to have darshan and infrastructure was a problem but that will be resolved soon.

” Karnataka Telugu Academy Chairman Radhakrishna Raju said, “As there are a good number of Telugu institutions in the state, we would propose a second language status for Telugu at schools here.”


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