List of Famous Kammas

The following list gives the names of several individuals from the Kammacommunity, who have become renowned figures during their lifetimes. However, only few of them are known outside Andhra Pradesh. Though many personalities in this list are/were multi-faceted, their names were classified according to their major area of work.


  1. 'Kaviraju' Tripuraneni Ramaswamy : Rationalist, Social reformer and writer
  2. 'Tenugulenka' Tummala Seetha Rama Murthy : Telugu poet.
  3. 'Rasarekha' Suryadevara Sanjiva Dev : Popularly Known as Sanjiva Dev. An eminent painter, writer, philosopher, art critic and above all an aesthete. He was a rare personality among Telugus. His works can be found at RoerichMuseum in New York.
  4. 'Kalaprapurna' Pandita Kotha Satya Narayana Chowdary : Wrote about 70 books; Famous for his critic of Ramayana Kalpavruksha of Viswanatha Satyanarayana.
  5. Tripuraneni Gopi Chand : Telugu novelist, short story writer, editor, essayist, playwright and film director. Gopichand's writings are remarkable for an interplay of values, ideas and 'isms' - materialism, rationalism, existentialism, realism and humanism. He is celebrated for his second novel 'Asamardhuni Jeevita Yatra' which is the first psychological novel in Teluguliterature.
  6. Dr. Nagabhairava Koteswara Rao : Telugu expert for Sahitya Akademi from 1988-1992. Published 17 works characterized by altruism and universal love, with special concern for the downtrodden. Famous among them are Kavanavijayam (Play), Kanneetigadha and Toorpu Vaakillu (Poetry)
  7. Vasireddy Seetha Devi : An acclaimed writer in Telugu. She has published around 40 novels and 10 short story collections. Mattimanishi is one of her best novels which is a landmark in modern Telugu fiction.
  8. Prof. Tumati Donappa : Mecca of researchers, Linguist and former Vice Chancellor, Telugu University. Noted authority on the Semantics and Philology of Telugu language. Famous Literary works - Balala Shabdaratnakaram, Telugu Mandalika Shabdakosam, Vaikrapada Swarupa Nirupanamu, Andhrula Ana Asalukadha and Harikadha Sarwaswamu.
  9. Prof Chekuri Rama Rao : known as CHERA for the literary world. Literary Critique and a famous scholar in Dravidian Linguistics. Visiting Faculty,Cornell UniversityUSA.
  10. Prof. Velcheru Narayana Rao : Krishnadevaraya Professor of Languages and Cultures of Asia at the University of WisconsinMadison. Telugu expert and literary critic.
  11. Chilukuri Narayana Rao : Well-known Lexicographer, historian and scholar. Published "Andhra Bhaashaa Charitram" (1937) and a revised version of Sankaranarayana's English - Telugu Dictionary.
  12. Dr. Medasani Mohan : Satavadhani and the celebrated Philomath, Director of Annamacharya project at TTD, Tirupati.
  13. Mikkilineni Radha Krishna Murthy : Character artist (Films). Did important research in Theatre and Telugu folk arts - Teluguvari Janapada Kalaaroopaalu, Andhra Naatakaranga Charitra, Nataratnaalu etc. Founder member of Prajanatyamandali.
  14. Popuri Lalita Kumari : Known as Olga. Distinguished Feminist writer. Her works include Sweccha, Sahaja, Manavi, Kanniti Keratala Vennela and Gulabeelu.
  15. Koduri Kousalya Devi : Popular novelist
  16. Kalyan Chakravarthi Kanakamedala : An expert viola player, poet, and scholar.
  17. Papineni Siva Shankar : Poet with progressive ideals.
  18. Vaddera Chandi Das (a.k.a. Cherukuri Brahmeswara Rao) : Professor ofPhilosophyS. V. University; Novelist and Sahitya Academy Award Winner.
  19. Satysudhi Ratna' Yarlagadda Ranganayakulu : Poet, Scholor and an authority on Srimadandhra Maha Bharatamu, Translated Rabindranadh Tagore's Geetanjali into Telugu and authored Geetabhignanamu


  1. Prof N.G. Ranga (Gogineni Ranganayakulu) - An outstanding Parliamentarian, who rendered remarkably selfless service for the cause of the farmers. Also an educationist and freedom fighter. In his honour and memory Agricultural University of Andhra Pradesh is named after him. Entered Guinness Book of World Records as a Parliamentarian with 50 years of service. Served as Professor of Economics at Pacchayappa college,Madras.
  2. Prof. Yalavarthi Nayudamma - Internationally recognized organic chemist who made important contributions to the development of leather industry. Served as Director, Central Leather Research Institute (Chennai), Director General, Council of Scientific and Industrial Research (Delhi), IDRC:International Development Research Center (Canada) and Vice-Chancellor,Jawaharlal Nehru UniversityNew Delhi.
  3. Prof. Vallabhaneni Sita Rama Das - Internationally reputed Botanist (S. V.University).
  4. Prof. M V Naidu - Internationally reputed Virologist (S. V. University).
  5. Yarlagadda Ranganayakulu - Radical humanist and intellectual with progressive ideas; Pioneer in rural development.
  6. Ravi Arimilli CTO (Chief Technology Officer IBM) - IBM Fellow and Chief Architect. Largely responsible for development of the Power5, he is one of the most prolific inventors in the world, being awarded 78 patents in 2002 and a further 53 in 2003. He has won IBM's Inventor of the Year award each year since 1998. He is also the youngest IBM fellow. He has 300 patents to his name and is currently listed among the top 10 patent holders alive in theUSA.
  7. U. V. Warlu (Uppala Venateswarlu)- Eminent Electroncis man and was one of the founders of ECIL and catalyst for the growth of electronics industry in A.P., One of the team members of first Indian Nuclear reactor at BARC,Bombay. Managing Director for Central Electronics Ltd. Chairman of Electronic Development Corporation (APEDC). Also the CMD fo APEL, MACE and member of several other central government bodies working on electronic component development, solar energy, material sciences.
  8. Veeragandham Kameswara Rao - Advisor and ITU Expert to the UN organization International Telecommunications Union.
  9. Narla Tata Rao - Legend in Electrical technology; Chairman of APSEB.
  10. Prof. B. V. R. Chowdary - One of the world's leading experts in the field ofMaterial Sciences & Solid State Ionics. Presently working at National University of Singapore. Awarded with the highest French Civilian Honours - Officer in the order of Academic Palms.
  11. Prof.Tummala Madhava Rao - Renowned Statistician; Padma VibhushanRecipient. He was honored by the US President with the prestigious National Medal of Science “as a prophet of new age” with the citation, “for his pioneering contributions to the foundations of statistical theory and multivariate statistical methodology and their applications, enriching the physical, biological, mathematical, economic and engineering sciences”.
  12. Prof. Yarlagadda Nayudamma - World Renowned Paediatric & Neonatal Surgeon based at Govt. General HospitalGuntur. Noted expert in the surgical management of Conjoined twins.
  13. Prof. Kakarla Subba Rao - An outstanding Radiologist of global reputation. Recipient of 'Padma Sri' and one of the Founder members of TANA. Former Director of NIMS, Hyderabad.
  14. Dr. Lavu Narendranath - Padmasree in recognition of his work in Poliomyelitis affecting children
  15. Mr. Kamineni Srinath - Reputed Orthopaedic [Sub speciality-Elbow] Surgeon working at Imperial college, London (Senior Lecturer) and Visiting faculty to Mayo Clinic, USA.
  16. Dr Gullapalli Nageswara Rao - Distinguished Chair of Eye Health, LVPEI,Hyderabad.
  17. Dr Mullapudi Venkata Ratnam - Noted Cardio thoracic Surgeon. Founder ofMullapudi Cardiac Research Center in Hyderabad.
  18. Dr Kancherla Ravindranth - Noted Surgical Gastroenterologist. EstablishedGlobal Hospital, the exclusive institute of Gastroenterology and Laparoscopic Surgery at Hyderabad.
  19. Dr Tripuraneni Hanuman Chowdary - Founder Chairman of VSNL Videsh Sanchar Nigam Limited, Chairman of Pragna Bharati, A.P. IT advisor to Govt of A.P, Satyam & TCS.
  20. Prof.Myneni Hari Prasada Rao - Padma Vibhushan recipient. Famous nuclear physicist.
  21. Dr.Ancha Srinivasan - Leading authority in the fields of Climate Change and Crop Sciences at Institute for Golbal Environment Strategies and Geospatial analysis center at SapporoJapan.
  22. Dr Vasireddy Sri Krishna - Vice Chancellor of Andhra University during 1949-1961. Oxford Graduate and a well-known economist who paved the way for the development and vast expansion of the university during his tenure.Former Chairman of UGC.
  23. Chalasani Rao - Wall Street Journal has named him the top investment strategist in 1992 and 1994. A guest speaker on numerous television programs including CNBC, CNN-FN and national and international radio programs. Investment Adviser to many Fortune 500 companies.
  24. Herr Patibandla Chandrasekhara Rao - Judge at International Court of Justice, Hague, The Netherlands. Acting President of the International Tribunal for the Law of the Sea, United Nations.
  25. Avula Samaba Siva Rao - Former Chielf Justice, High Court of Andhra Pradesh. President of first Lokayukta. Former Vice Chancellor of Andhra University.
  26. Dr Nutakki Bhanu Prasad - Padmasree, Former ONGC Chairman who palyed significant role in the development of Indian Petroleum industry.
  27. Dr.Anumolu Rama Krishna - President (Operations) and Deputy Managing Director, L&T (Larsen & Toubro) Ltd. Vice-Chairman of Construction Industry Development Council, Govt. of India.
  28. Prof Avula Manjulatha - Vice Chancellor of Potti Sriramulu TeluguUniversityHyderabad. As a Director of Telugu Akademi she compiled number of Dictionaries & Glossaries.
  29. Prof Kotha Sachidananda Murthy - Padmavibhushan, Former Chairman of UGC and Vice-Chancellor, S. V. University, Tirupati; Respected philosopher (Buddhist Philosophy).
  30. G.R. Damodaran - Father of modern education. Former Vice Chancellor ofMadras University. Founder of the first private sector Engineering College inIndia (CoimbatoreTamilnadu).
  31. Dr.Subbian - First Vice Chancellor of Bharathiar UniversityTamilnadu.
  32. Dr. Bala Guru Swamy - Former Vice Chancellor, Anna University,Tamilnadu.
  33. Dr.Velaga Venkatappaiah - Eminent Personality in Indian Library Sciences movement.
  34. Dr G. Bakthavathsalam - Padmashree, Famous Surgeon, K. G. Hospital,Coimbatore.
  35. C. R. Swaminathan - Member, Tamilnadu Planning Commission.
  36. Dr.Kodali Vara Prasad - Fellow of Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEEUSA). First Asian to hold the Secreatry for IEEE. Former Deputy Secretary, Deartment of Electronics, Govt. of India
  37. Dr. I. V. Subbrao - Padmasree, Vice Chancellor of Acharya N. G. Ranga Agricultural University. Current President of Indian Science Congress.
  38. Prof. Vallurupalli Seeta Raghavendra Rao - Former Dean and Professor of Molecular BiophysicsIndian Institute of ScienceBangalore; Recipient of Hari Ohm Ashram Award.
  39. Prof. Vajja Sambasiva Rao - Deputy Director, BITS, Pilani and Director, BITS, Hyderabad.
  40. Kalagara Samba Siva Rao-Educationist-Principal of Hyderabad Public School,Begumpet for over a decade.
  41. Parvataneni Harish - Acting Chief, Policy Analysis Unit, United NationsRelief and Works Agency.
  42. Nuthakki Ranga Prasad - Former President of The Hyderabad Stock Exchange and among the few key persons instrumental in setting up the Inter-Connected Stock Exchange Ltd at Navi Mumbai.
  43. Katragadda Lalitesh - Google Senior Member of Technical Staff (Co-founder of Google India) joint center. Head for Google’s R&D.
  44. Valluri Rao - Intel Fellow and Director of Analytical and Microsystems Technology in Intel's Technology and Manufacturing group. Rao holds 46 issued patents, 3 Intel achievement awards and has published more than 20 external and 10 internal papers.
  45. Satya Nadella - Corporate Vice President responsible for leading the Product Group within Microsoft Business Solutions.
  46. Madhu Yarlagadda - Director of Engineering, Communications Products,Yahoo!.



  1. Rama Krishna Velagapudi - Industrialist (KCP Group) and ICS officer.
  2. Harish Chandra Prasad Mullapudi - Industrialist and founder of Andhra Sugars.
  3. K.V.R. Chowdary - S.R.M.T Industrial conglomerate comprising Road trasport, Motor manufacturing and TATA dealership for South India.
  4. Ch. Ravindra - Gopal automobiles.
  5. Chitturi Jagapathiramayya - Industrialist - Srinivasa hatcheries.
  6. S.B.B.K.Satyanarayana Rao - Industrialist - Sarvaraya group of companies.
  7. Jasti Sri Krishna Murthy - Industrialist, Chairman, HBC Group & General Secretary, Vignan Jyothi Educational Institutions
  8. Dr. M.V.V.S. Murthi - Industrialist, Founder of VBC Group and Founder/President of GITAM.
  9. Rajendra Prasad Maganti - Soma Enterprises - National Infrastructure Industry.
  10. Rajagopal Lagadapati - Lanco Group - Construction, Hydel Power, Software & Film Production.
  11. Koneru Rajendra Prasad - Trimex Group (Dubai/India); The Middle East & Indian Subcontinent's largest industrial raw mineral conglomerate.
  12. P.B.Anand - Archean Group - Industrialist (Salt,Minerals & shipping).
  13. Pothula Ramarao - Industrialist - Chairmen Southern Rocks,MLA Kondepi.
  14. Murali Mohan Maganti - Jayabheri Group - Real Estate and Film Production.
  15. Samba Siva Rao Rayapati - Jayalakshmi Group - TobaccoCotton and TeaTrade.
  16. Challa Rajendra Prasad - Continental Coffee Limited, Coffee processing & exports.
  17. M. Yugandhar & C.Pardhasaradhy - Karvy Consultants, premier integrated financial services provider, and ranked among the top five in the country.
  18. Chowdarayya Sadineni - Dhanalaksmi Group- Cotton & Tobacco Trading.
  19. Ram Chandra Naidu Galla - Amara Raja Batteries.
  20. Venkata Subbaiah Naidu Gogineni - Mica Mines & Gold Mines.
  21. Punnaiah Panda - Navabharat Ferro Alloys & Beardsell Ltd.
  22. Venkateswara Rao Yamparala - Chilli baron.
  23. K.L.N. Prasad - Andhra Jyothy, Lakshmi films, MD, Andhra Bank before it was nationalized.
  24. Yarlagadda Venkanna Chowdary - Freedom Fighter, Industrialist; President, Andhra Chamber of Commerce; Film Producer; Recipient of President's Gold Medal ('Nammina Bantu').
  25. Jai Ramesh Dasari - Vijai Electricals Ltd
  26. Lokesh Machines Limited - Mullapudi Lokeswara Rao.
  27. Satya Narayana Chowdary Yalamanchili - Sujana Group Of Industries (Padmini fans, Power generation, Heavy Engineering etc).
  28. Suresh Kumar Bandi - Vizag Profiles - Steel Trading & IT Industry.
  29. V. C. Nannapaneni - NATCO Pharma.
  30. Krishna Ella - Bharat Biotech.
  31. Venkat Jasti - Suven Pharma.
  32. Radha Krishna Murthy Jetty - Jetty's Pharmaceuticals.
  33. Ravindranath Tagore Ravi - Krebs Chemicals.
  34. Potluri Ramesh Babu - SMS Pharmaceuticals
  35. Prasad Nimmagadda - Matrix Labs.
  36. Murali Divi - Divis Labs.
  37. Samba Siva Rao Kavuri - Progressive Constructions.
  38. Lingamaneni Satyanarayana - ECIL RAPISCAN LTD
  39. Venkataswamy Nannapaneni - J. V. R Constructions.
  40. Dasari Vinod - Chief Operating Officer, Ashok Leyland Ltd
  41. R.P. Rammohan - Independent Energy Management Consultant
  42. Nageswara Rao Nama - Madhucon Constructions.
  43. Nageswara Rao Vallurupalli - Southern Engineering Works (SEW) Constructions.
  44. Rama Krishna Potluri - Siticable, Pioneer of A.P.'s cable TV sector.
  45. Prabhakara Rao Mandava - Nuziveedu Seeds.
  46. Colonel Ranga Rao Narne - Narne Estates
  47. Venkateswarlu - Kakatiya Cements.
  48. Sheshagiri Rao Jasthy - Suvarna Cements.
  49. Krishnama Naidu Dhondapati - Kaluga EME / Associate Power Team.
  50. Anjaneyulu Kakkera - Trinetra Super Markets.
  51. Hanumantha Rao Paruchuri - Pragati Offset Printers.
  52. Dr. Jayaram Chigurupati - Zenotech Labs
  53. Dr. S. P. Vasireddy - Vimta Labs
  54. P.S.C.Bose (late) - Navata Road Transport.
  55. Rajasekhar Devineni - One of the 500 richest in India for Year 2005.
  56. Krishna Prasad Chigurupati - Granules India Limited; Manufacturing of Pharmaceutical Formulations Intermediates.
  57. Seenaiah and Ramayya Bollineni - B. Seenaiah and company - Constructions and Krishna Institute of Medical Sciences.
  58. Sridhar Kamineni - Oil Country Tubular (OCTL)
  59. Krishna Prasad Tripuraneni - Spartek Ceramics.
  60. Dr. G. N. Naidu - Regency Ceramics.
  61. Venkata Rao Muppana - Venkat Rao and Company - Constructions - Vishakapatnam and Goa
  62. Madan Mohan Yalamanchili - MD of Capital IQ India.
  63. Raj Koneru -; Founders of Intelligroup and a venture capitalist.
  64. Srinivas Kommareddi
  65. Sudheer Koneru - Sum Total Systems
  66. Arjun Valluri - Chairman, Lanco Global Solutions; Founder of Intelligroup.
  67. Anil Kumar Jampala - Vice-President, Satyam Computer Services.
  68. Madala Sudhakar - JanaChaitanya Housing Ltd.
  69. Mr Cherukuri Harish & Kodali Srinivas - Priyadarshini Spinning Mills Ltd.
  70. Nara Chandrababu Naidu - Heritage Foods.
  71. Alluri Venkateswara Rao - Avanti Feeds; Aqua Industry.
  72. D. Ramakrishna - Efftronics Systems, IT services.
  73. Abburi Vidyasagar - Avantel, IT services
  74. Valluri Venkatesh - Agilent Technologies.
  75. Parvathaneni Subash Chandra Bose - Navata Road Transport.
  76. Kambhampati Rammohan Rao - Laxmi Motors (Laxmi Hyundai).
  77. Valluripalli Prabhu kishore - Varun Motors.
  78. Modepalle BabuRao - G S B Forge.
  79. Yarlagadda Harish Chandra Prasad - Malaxmi group - Infrastructure/Power generation.
  80. Krishna Murthy Koneru - Vijaya Ferroalloys.
  81. Yarlagadda Krishna Mohan Chowdary - Hellosoft.
  82. Chinta Visweswara Rao - Navayuga group of companies.
  83. Ramakrishna Musunuri - Macro Media Digital Imaging.
  84. Karunendra Jasti - Stypack (P) Ltd & EC Member FAPPCI
  85. Bellam Kotaiah - Tobacco exporter & Industrialist.
  86. Damacherla Anjaneyulu - Tobacco exporter, Industrialist & Ex. Minister of Endowments.

  1. G.D. Naidu - Coimbatore's spirit of entrepreneurship, United Motor Service (UMS) owner; Inventor and philanthropist.
  2. Dharma Veera Annur K. Govindaswmay Naidu - K. G. Group fromCoimbatore - K G Denims
  3. G. Kuppu Swamy Naidu (Neerukonda) - Lakshmi Mills (Textiles),Coimbatore.
  4. P. S. Govinda Swami Naidu (Kakarla) - Owner of the PSG Group, industrialist, educationist and philanthropist.
  5. G.V. Govinda Swamy Naidu - Founder of SV (Sri Venkatesha) group of companies (Textiles, Papermills etc). His son-in-law Dr. V.Genguswamy Naidu was the founder president of World Telugu Federation.
  6. Sadhu Rama Swamy Naidu - (Jayavilas Group) Biggest Yarn exporter and Transportation giant - Chennai and Arupukottai.
  7. Suguna Poultry - Udumalpet, Coimbatore Dist. - Poultry Chain
  8. Pioneer Hatcheries - Pongalur, Coimbatore Dist. - Poultry Chain
  9. Crystal Hosieries, Tirupur
  10. D. Vijay Mohan - Pricol, Automotive Instrumentation, Coimbatore.
  11. L. R. G. Naidu - ELGI Equipments, Coimbatore.
  12. Super Spinning Mills - Hindupur and Coimbatore.
  13. Rajshree Pathy - Managing Director of Rajshree Sugars Limited. Contributor to INDIAN EXPRESS.
  14. Rajendran and brothers - CRI Pumps, One of India's largest Pump and Motor manufacturers.
  15. L. G. Balakrishnan - ROLON Chains and Sprockets - L. G. Balakrishnan & Bros, Coimbatore.
  16. S. Karivardhan - Lakshmi Mills; Motorsports pioneer
  17. D. Bala Sundaram Naidu - Founder of TEXTOOL company. He laid foundation for Coimbatore's engineering & industrial growth.
  18. N. Durai Swamy Naidu - Founder DPF,Coimbatore. Pioneer in pump manufacture. President of Southern India Engineering Mfrs. Association for two decades
  19. L. G. Varatharaj - ELGI Equipments, Engineering products and Air Compressors, Coimbatore.
  20. G. K. Devarajulu - Founder of Lakshmi Machine Works, the largest textilemachinery manufacturer in India
  21. M. Audiseshaiah - Srinivasa Enterprises, Engineers & Architects Chennai.

  1. Krishna Mikkilineni - CEO, Honeywell International India Pvt Ltd, Subsidiary of Honeywell Inc.
  2. Cherukuri Basavapunnaiah - Chairman, United Telecoms Limited - Telecom, Electronic and Utility systems.
  3. G. Manohara Naidu - Lahari Audio, Bangalore.
  4. Gogineni Damodara Naidu - SPM India Ltd, Bangalore.Special Purpose Machines / Test Rigs, Jigs & Fixtures and Hydraulic Clamping Devices.
  5. K. Ananda Rao - Anupama Group, Bangalore.
  6. J. S. R. Prasad - Greenesol Power Systems Pvt. Ltd.Turbo-Machinery and Power Plants.
  7. S. V. Narasaiah - Hind High Vacuum Co. Pvt. Ltd - Vacuum Equipment.
  8. Movva Associates - Construction, Management and Ad agency.

  1. RamaKrishna Maganti - H.R.Manager, Bose Software Systems.
  2. Subba Rao Anumolu - ASR International Corp., Technology and systems to protect the United States' airports, waterways, railroads and highways. Homeland Security Department.
  3. Srinivasa Daggubati - Synerzy Software Solutions (USA)
  4. Murali Atluru - Diversified Technology Consultants(Privately owned $33 million company) - Environmental Engineering consulting.
  5. Sudhakar and Srikanth Raavi - Sonic Systems(USA).
  6. Srini Madala - Softsol USA Inc.,
  7. Ramesh Kodali - OBT Global, Consulting & Management Firm.
  8. Sachin Tummala - Corpus Inc, IT solutions firm
  9. Chand Akkineni - Softpro Systems,Software solutions,High-end techmology base.
  10. Sri Myneni - Knoah Solutions, offshore outsourcing services (BPO).
  11. Venu Myneni - Radiant Systems Inc , Software Service organization
  12. Srikrishna Devabhaktuni - Tropos Networks, proven market leader in delivering metro-scale Wi-Fi mesh network products and services.
  13. Chiplogic - Hari Surapaneni/Roshan Gudapati/Navakrishna Akkineni(now senior VP of BenQ America)/Satya Narayana Prasad Sakhamuri (Sold to Analog Devices for $100 million in Year 2000).
  14. Madhusudhan Tata - Amity Business Group(USA)
  15. Ashwani Jasti - Camo Technologies., multivariate statistical software space.
  16. Suneil Mandava - Mobile Aspects, Radio Frequency Identification (RFID) solutions
  17. Krishna Yarlagadda - Hellosoft: (USA/India)., leading provider of high-performance communications software
  18. Koteswara Rao Yedla - Yedla Management: Owner of Hotels in North Alabama (Privately owned more than 7 Hilton based Hotels)
  19. Jayaramarao Komati - Swagath Group of Hotels
  20. Prasad Mandava - Co-Founder and CEO of Visual Collaboration Technologies, Developers of VCollab - Leading Visual COllaboration Tools Company for the science, engineering and manufacturing industries. Recipient of Sir CV Raman Award from Council Of Karnataka Science and Technology - 1998.
  21. Rao Kamineni - Ritenet, IT and Telecommunications services
  22. Viswa Mandalapu - Vision Systems Group, IT solutions to Pharma Industry.
  23. Srinivasa R Arikatla - AJEL Technologies; IT services
  24. Jalaiah Unnam - AS&M Inc., Research and engineering firm specialized in advanced technologies.
  25. Nagesh Challa - Ecrio Inc, Instant communication solutions
  26. Chowdary Yalamanchili - CNC Investments Ltd.
  27. Sean Yalamanchi - Info Vision Consultants, global software and engineering services.
  28. Dr. Gandhiji Yalamanchili - Albany Gastroenterologists Inc.
  29. Ramu Yalamanchi - Sona Networks Inc.
  30. Venu Myneni - Radgov; IT solutions
  31. Ravi Tripuraneni - Aviation Technologies International; Aircraft Development.
  32. Babu Rao Mandava - Indotronix International Corp., IT solutions.
  33. Raj Atluru - Konarka Technologies Inc, Power plastic Manufacturing
  34. Sudhakar Kosaraju - The Crescent Group; Healthcare.
  35. Raj Kosaraju - Maxil Technology Solutions Inc, Innovative Information Technology solutions
  36. Srinivas Kudaravalli - Key Solutions, Inc. IT services and Application Service Provider.
  37. Ramesh Cherukuri - Statdata Inc, high quality, low cost medical transcription
  38. Madhu Kodali - Kodenet Inc, IT firm.
  39. Rao Yarlagadda - KAS Rugs - Floor coverings & Textiles.
  40. Sai Devabhaktuni - Loral Space & Communications - Satellite services and satellite manufacturing
  41. Suresh Vallabhaneni - Adagesoft Corporation; IT services
  42. Suresh Kottapalli - iSpace; BPO Solutions.
  43. Manohar Chapalamadugu - Mantra Group Inc
  44. Hari K. Valluru and Kiran Vallurupalli - Redsalsa Technologies; IT services provider
  45. Vinai Kolli - Team F1 Inc.,leading-edge, high-performance embedded networking and security software components for wired and wireless applications.
  46. Babu Mandava - Beceem Communications, semiconductor solutions for the wireless broadband market.
  47. Ashok Atluri - Zen Technologies, High-end multimedia weapons simulator for security forces
  48. Raj Vattikuti - CEO of Covansys; Philanthropist
  49. Raj Kumar Velagapudi - Sold Innova solutions to Nes Technologies of Israel for $25 Million
  50. Gopi Chand Tummala - MD of TeraSoftware Pvt Ltd
  51. Ram Yalamanchili - TANA Regional Vice President, Founder of Discover Travel
  52. Rao Cherukuri - Capricorn PharmaMaryland.
  53. Kamal Gogineni - Techquest International, leading provider of global infrastructure management solutions
  54. Sarath Boyapati - Alphasoft Services, CA

  1. Dasari Ravi Kumar - Singapore Book of Records Holder for being the first IT professional in Singapore to receive the National Excellent service award. Global Organization of People of Indian Origin (GOPIO) - IT Professional of the Year award winner. Featured as "The Global Indian" for Dec 2005 & Jan 2006 in The Global Indians e-Zine published from New Zealand.

Civil Servants

  1. P. L. Sanjeeva Reddy, I.A.S
  2. Chadalawada Umesh chandra, I.P.S
  3. Nimmagadda Surendra Babu, I.P.S
  4. Kode Durga Prasad, I.P.S
  5. K. Gautham Kumar, I.P.S
  6. Jasti Venkata Ramudu, I.P.S
  7. Aluri Venkateswara Rao, I.P.S
  8. Dr. Jaya Prakash Narayan, I.A.S
  9. M. Malakondaiah, I.P.S
  10. P. Appa Rao, I.P.S
  11. A. Ayyeswara Rao, I.I.S
  12. Atluri Koteswara Rao, I.A.S
  13. Nandamuri Krishna murthy (Ex-Director,Singareni collieries)
  14. J. V. Ramudu, I.P.S., I.G Hyderabad
  15. Narasimhappa I.R.S - Income Tax Commissioner, Karanataka
  16. E. Damodar, I.P.S
  17. Dr. C. R. Naidu, I.P.S


  1. Kamineni Hospital, L.B.Nagar,Kingkoti,Narkatpally
  2. L.V. Prasad Eye HospitalHyderabad
  3. Medwin Hospital, Nampalli
  4. SriRanga Hospital,Sivam
  5. KIMS (Krishna Institute of Medical Sciences), Begumpet
  6. Image Hospitals, Ameerpet, Madhapur
  7. Global Hospital, Lakdi-ka-pool
  8. Nikhil Hospitals, Srinagar colony, Dilsukh Nagar
  9. Usha Mullapudi Cardiac Centre, Zeedimetla (Gajularamaram)
  10. Rainbow Children Hospital, Banjara Hills
  11. Vijaya Super Speciality Hospital, Secunderabad
  12. Healingtouch Pediatric Super Speciality Hospital, Secunderabad
  13. Mythri Hospital, Ameerpet
  14. Rama Fertality Clinic, Ameerpet
  15. Seven Hills Hospitals

  1. Pinnamaneni Care Hospital, Siddarthanagar
  2. Nagarjuna Hospital, Kanuru
  3. Sibar Cancer Hospital, Edupugallu
  4. Ramesh Cardiac Hospital, Near: Layola College
  5. Y.V.Rao Cardiac Hospital, Labbipet
  6. Charitha Sree Hospital, Suryaraopet
  7. Vijayawada Superspeciality Hospital
  8. Andhra Hospital,Nakkal Road

  1. G.K.N.M Hospital
  2. K.G.Hospital
  3. Ramakrishna Hospital
  4. P.S.G. Hospitals
  5. Arvind Eye Hospitals -Coimbatore,Madurai...


  1. Raja Venkatadri Naidu Vasireddy - He built many temples in Amaravathi, Mangalagiri, Chebrolu, Ponnuru, Vijayawada, Srisailam and other places.
  2. Rukminamma Achanta - Chief donor of bulidings and constructions ofGuntur Medical CollegeGuntur; Minister in Madras Presidency.
  3. Vallabhaneni Seetharamaiah - Built library & study halls in Vennanapudi,Krishna (Dt.) Andhra Pradesh. Lead of communist party in Gudiwada
  4. Kuppuswamy Choudary Jagarlamudi - Donor to many educational institutions.
  5. G.D. Naidu (Gopalswamy Doraiswamy Naidu) - Founder of many institutions in Coimbatore.
  6. Raj Vattikuti - CEO of Covansys - Largest Donor in Detroit - Donated USD $ 40 Million to William Beaumont Hospital for research on Breast and Prostate cancers. (The $40 million will be donated over a period of 10 years.)
  7. N. Chinna Swamy Naidu- He built the outside pragaram, compound wall and thirupani of Marudhamalai Murugar Temple in 1957 by sheer hardwork, collecting donation from public and also help from his long time friend famously known as Vadavalli Gounder.

Sports personnel

  1. Narayan Karthikeyan Kakarla: [Formula1, First Indian on the Formula 1 circuit. Grand son of P. S. G. Naidu of Coimbatore]
  2. Pullela Gopichand: [Badminton, Former all England badminton champion]
  3. Gutta Jwala: [Badminton]
  4. Chetan Anand [Asian Badminton Champion]
  5. Cherukuri Lenin: [Gold medalist, Asian Archery Championship]
  6. M.S.K.Prasad Mannava: [Cricket, Wicket Keeper] 
  7. Pentela Harikrishna: [Chess, Former World junior chess champion]
  8. Koneru Hampi: [Chess, Former World junior chess champion] 
  9. Dronavalli Harika: [Chess]
  10. Gogineni Rohit: [Chess]
  11. Kamineni Eswara Rao: [Body Building]
  12. Raman Subba Rao: (Panguluri.R.Subba Rao): [Cricket, Wis-den Cricketer of the Year 1961, Test player for England between 1958 and 1961,now an ICC match referee]
  13. Achanta Sarat Kamal: [Table Tennis]
  14. Susheel Narla [Tennis, National Champion in 1996, Represented India in Davis cup 1997]
  15. P.V.V Sharada [Badminton, Winners Indian Senior Badminton]
  16. J. Anand [Former Formula 3 Champion, Jaya Automobiles]
  17. Pinnamaneni Lakshmi Sahiti [Under-16 Asian Youth Chess Champion]
  18. Divija Mandava [National Girls under-16 and 14 Tennis Champion]
  19. Yalamanchili Sandeep [Asian Youth under-12 Chess Champion]
  20. Disarm Said Zinnias [Gold medalsit, World Youth chess Olym-piad]
  21. Karate Harsh: [Asian under-9 Schools chess champion]
  22. Aditya Akkineni: [Racing circuit]
  23. Vinay Kamineni: [Tennis]
  24. Anil Kamineni: [Archery]
  25. N. Leela Krishnan: [Seven times National Rally championship]
  26. V.R. Naren Kumar: [5 Time National Rally Champion]
  27. Ravi Kanakamedala: [Hockey]
  28. V.Chamundeswara Nath: [Cricket]
  29. Nekkanti Venkata Rao: [Cricket]
  30. Arikapudi Ramana Rao: [Volleyball]
  31. Movva Shyamsundar Rao: [Volleyball]
  32. Neelima Chaudary: [Badminton]
  33. Dandamudi Raja Gopala Rao: [National Champion in Wight lifting]
  34. Shyam Sundar: [Volley Ball, Arjuna Award winner, Indian Captain]


  1. Narla Venkateswara Rao - Eminent Journalist and Parlimentarian, known for his innovations in journalism. Editor of two weeklies - Andhra Prabha & Andhra Jyothy. Gave prominence to not only political issues but also to social, economic, industrial and educational issues and thus laid new trends in journalism.
  2. Raju Narisetti - Editor, Wall Street Journal, European Edition.
  3. A.B.K.Prasad- Chairman of the Official Language Commission. Editor of many dailies such as Eenadu, Andhra Jyothy, Andhra Bhoomi and Udayam. Noted for his acerbic and non-partisan editorials.
  4. Ramoji Rao Cherukuri - Indian media baron and Head of the Ramoji Group. Known as the Man with a Midas touch. He is an entrepreneur who has set standards in the print, television and the film industry.
  5. Radha Krishna Vemuri - Managing Director of Andhra Jyothy.
  6. Vemuri Balaram- Owner and Editor of Swaati weekly.
  7. Venkatadri Ravipudi - Founder and Editor of 'Hetuvaadi' monthly.
  8. Velicheti Ravi Prakash -CEO TV9


Former M.Ps:

  1. Gogineni Ranganayakulu (N.G. Ranga) - Guntur.
  2. Kotha Raghuramaiah (Tenali) - Ex union law minister
  3. Pamulapati Ankineedu prasad - Ex union minister
  4. Kolla Venkaiah (Ongole).
  5. S.P.B.K.Satyanarana rao - Ex Union minister ( Rajahmundry).
  6. Bholla Bhulliramaiah - Ex Union minister (Eluru).
  7. Parvathaneni Upendra - Ex Railway Minister (Vijayawada).
  8. Vadde sobhanadreeswara Rao - (Vijayawada).
  9. Maganti Ankineedu former - (Machilipatnam).
  10. M.V.V.S.Murthy - (Visakhapatnam).
  11. Yemparala venkateswara Rao - (Guntur).
  12. Kota Sadaiah - (Narasaraopet).
  13. Daggubati Rama Naidu - (Bapatla).
  14. Daggubati Venkateshwar Rao - Rajyasabha member.
  15. Thammineni Veerabhadram - (Khammam).
  16. Raja Gopala Naidu - (Chittoor).
  17. Yalamanchili Shivaji - Ex Rayjasabha member.
  18. Yadlapati Venkat Rao - Ex Rajyasabha member.
  19. Dasari Nagabhushanam - Ex Rajyasabha memner.
  20. Muppavarapu Venkaiah Naidu
  21. Yalamanchili Radhakrishna Murthy - Ex Rajyasabha member.
  22. Kambhampati Rammohan Rao - Ex Rajyasabha member.
  23. Nadendla Bhaskar Rao - (Khammam).
  24. Manchu Mohan Babu - Rajyasabha member.

  1. Rayapati Sambasiva Rao (Guntur).
  2. Lagadapati Rajagopal (Vijayawada).
  3. Kavuri Sambasiva Rao (Eluru).
  4. Daggubati Purandreswari Devi (Bapatla) - Union Minister for Human Resources Development.
  5. Renuka Chowdary (Khammam) - nion Minister for Women and Child Welfare.


  1. Sir Raghavendra Rao Edpuganti - Prime minister of Central Paraganas(Current day Madhya Pradesh).
  2. Muni Swami Naidu Bollina - Prime minister of Common Madras Presidency during 1938-42; Renowned Lawyer.
  3. Basava Punnaih Makineni - One of the stalwarts and foremost theoreticians of the Indian Communist movement. Affectionately known as Comrade MB, he was among the outstanding leaders of the glorious Telangana people’s struggle and along with Comrade P. Sundarayya, was deeply involved in the organisation, execution and conduct of the Telangana struggle.
  4. Chandra Rajeswara Rao - Freedom fighter, eminent socialist and long time general secretary of the Communist Party of India.
  5. Satya Narayana Koratala - Marxist Ideologue and Polit Bureau member of the Communist Party of India.
  6. Raghu Ramaiah Kotha - Minister in Nehru, Lal Bahadur Sastry and Indira Gandhi's cabinets.
  7. Hanumantha Rao Moturi - CPI(M) Polit Bureau Member and Editor of Prajasakti Daily since its inception.
  8. Bala Gangadhra Rao Lavu - Despite coming from a landlord background, Comrade LBG’s Communist life was one of simplicity and unflinching commitment to the cause of liberating the exploited in the country. He served the party in various capacities: Member of the Polit Bureau, Member of the Central Committee and Secretary of the Andhra Pradesh state committee.
  9. Nandamuri Taraka Rama Rao (NTR), Founder of Telugu Desam Party and Former Chief Minister of Andhra Pradesh. Pradesh.[5]
  10. Nagabhairava Jayaprakash Narayan - Former IAS officer who resigned the post to establish Loksatta, a Reformist political party. [6]
  11. Nara Chandrababu Naidu - Former Chief minister of Andhra Pradesh.
  12. Venkaiah Naidu Muppavarapu - President of the Bharatiya Janata Party, 2002-2004
  13. V. Raghavulu Bodapati - Present Secretary of the A.P., state Communist party
  14. Trinadthrao Lavu - Future minister from Nuzvid, Krishna.
  15. Venkatramaiah Lanka - Future minister from Gudivada, Krishna.
  16. Paritala Ravindra - Former minister from Penugonda,Ananthpur.[7][8]
  17. Karanam Balaram - Former M.P., now M.L.A.
  18. Chandra Mouli Kalluri - Minister in three provinces: Madras, Andhra and Andhra Pradesh.
  19. Venkata Ratnam Kakani - Former Minister, Govt. of A. P.,
  20. Venkatramaiah Alapati - Former Minister, Govt. of A. P., and Freedom Fighter.
  21. Venkata Ratnam Bikkani - Former Minister in Madras Government; Freedom Fighter.
  22. N. P. Chengalaraya Naidu - Senior Congress parliamentarian from Chittoor.
  23. Bhaskara Rao Nadendla - Former Chief Minister of A. P.,
  24. Veeraiah Chowdary Dhullipalla - Former minister, Govt. of A.P.,
  25. Kondaiah Chowdary Divi - Former minister, Govt. of A.P.,
  26. Hanumantha Rao Gottipati - Former minister, Govt. of A.P.,
  27. Venkata Ramana Devineni - Former minister, Govt. of A.P.,
  28. Ram Bhupal Chowdary Vemula - Former minister, Govt. of A.P.,
  29. Ravindranath Chowdary Maganti - Former minister, Govt. of A.P.,
  30. Siva Prasada Rao Kodela - Former Minister, Govt. of A.P.,
  31. Upendra Parvathaneni - Former Minister in Union Cabinet.
  32. Ankineedu Prasad Pamulapati - Former Minister in Union Cabinet.
  33. S. Rama Devi Vadlapatla - Former Governor of Karnataka and Former Chief Election Commissioner.
  34. P.S. Rama Mohan Rao, IPS - Former Governor of Tamil Nadu.
  35. Daggubati VenkateswaraRao-Former MInister,Presently M.L.A.
  36. Venkateswara Rao Mandava - Former Minister, Govt. of A. P.,
  37. Keshav Payyavula - M.L.A. A. P.,
  38. Muddu Krishnama Naidu Gali - M.L.A. A.P.,
  39. Lakshmi Prasad Yarlagadda - Former Member, Rajya Sabha. Recipient ofCentral Sahitya Academy Award & "Padmashree".
  40. Lakshmaiah Naidu Kommi - Well known politician, Nellore.
  41. Peda Rataiah Makineni - Former Minsiter,Guntur.
  42. Damacharla Anjaneyulu - Former Minister, Govt of AP (TDP).
  43. Potala Rama Rao - M.L.A. A.P.,
  44. Edara Haribabu - Ex.M.L.A. Ongole & Chairman NTR Kalaparishat.
  45. Gorantla Butchayya chowdhary - Former Minister, Govt of AP.
  46. Garapati sambasiva rao - Former Minister, Govt of AP (TDP).
  47. Boddu Bhaskara Ramarao - Ex M.L.A. A.P.,
  48. Chittori Ravindra -M.L.A. A.P.(cong) and Ex M.P.
  49. S.B.B.K.Satyanarayana Rao - Former central minister (BJP).
  50. Koneru Konappa - MLA (Sirpur Khagaznagar) (Congress).
  51. Thamminei Verabhadhram MLA (Khammam) (CPM).
  52. Maganti Babu (Venkateshwarlu) MLA (Cong)(Denduluru).
  53. Kodali Nani (Venkateshwra Rao) MLA (TDP)(Gudivada).
  54. Devineni Nehru ( Rajshekar ) - MLA (Cong) (Kankipadu).
  55. Devineni Umamaheshwar Rao (Uma) - MLA (TDP) (Nandigama).
  56. Yerineni Raja Ramchandhar - MLA (Cong) (Kaikuluru).
  57. Yerneni Sita devi - Ex-MLA (TDP) .
  58. Pinnamaneni Venkateswara Rao - Minister (Cong) (Mudhinapalli).
  59. Koneru NageshwarRao - Ex-MLA (TDP) (Kothagudem).
  60. Thammineni Nageshwar Rao - Ex-Minister (TDP) (Sathupalli).
  61. Kondabala Koteshwa Rao Ex-MLA (TDP) (Madhira).
  62. Bodepudi Venkateshwar Rao - Ex-MLA (CPM) (Madhira).
  63. Puvvada Nageshwar Rao - Ex-MLA (CPI) (Khammam).
  64. Alapati Rajendra Prasad - Ex-Minister (TDP)Guntur.
  65. Nannapaneni Raj Kumari E- Minister - (Guntur).
  66. Gogineni Uma - Ex-MLA (Tenali).
  67. Nadendal Manohar MLA - (Cong) Tenali.
  68. Gadde Rammohan - Ex- MP, Vijayawada (TDP).
  69. Donepudi Ramesh Babu Ex-MLA (TDP) Warangal.
  70. Galla Aruna Kumari - MLA (Cong) Chandragiri.
  71. Nara Rammurhty Naidu - Ex - MLA Chandragiri.
  72. Dasari Balavardhan -Ex- MLA (TDP) DIST Krishna.
  73. K. V. Narayan Rao -Ex -MLA (TDP) (Sirpur Khgaznagar).
  74. Rachakonda Shoba - EX -MLA (Madanapalli).
  75. Bollineni Seenaih - EX - MLA (BJP) - Nellore.
  76. Yellamanchai Nageshwar Rao - EX -MLA (TDP) - Kankipadu.
  77. Raavi Venkateshwar Rao - EX - MLA (TDP) Gudivada.
  78. Gottipati Ravi - MLA (Cong).
  79. Devineni Mallikarjun - MLA.
  80. Nandamuri Harikrishna - Ex- Minister.
  81. Dhullipalla Narendra Kumar - MLA (TDP) Ponnuru.
  82. Paritala Sunita - MLA (TDP) Penugonda.
  83. Y.Anjaneyulu -EX- MLA (TDP) Sathenapalli.
  84. P.Pulla Rao - EX- MLA (TDP) ChilakalooriPeta.


  1. Dr. K. Nagarajan, M.Sc, Ph.D - MLA (DMK) - Vadamadurai - Dindigul

  1. Mundluri Ramappa (Minister for Energy)
  2. Gundarapu Aswartha Reddy (Previous Home Minister)
  3. M.Raghupathi (Minister for Education)
  4. Sandra Gopinath (Minister for Housing)
  5. Mundluri Divakar Babu ( Minister of State for Rural Devalopment & Panchayat Raj)
  6. Katta Subrahmanyam Naidu, BJP (Minister of State for Small Scale Industries)
  7. G.Thippa - MLA

  1. Bandi Krishna Murthy - Minister of State for Health (BJP)- Chattisgarh State

Film industry


1. Dr. D. Ramanaidu (Suresh Productions)
2. Cherukuri Ramoji Rao (Ushakiran Movies)
3. Dukkipati Madhusudhana Rao (Annapurna Art Pictures)
4. Yarlagadda Venkanna Chowdary
5. Nandamuri Trivikrama Rao
6. V.B.Rajendra Prasad (Jagapati Art Pictures)
7. Aluri Chakrapani  (Vijaya Productions)
8. L.V.Prasad
9. K.S.Prakasa Rao
10. Anumolu Subba Rao (Prasad Art Pictures)
11. Yarlagadda Rama Krishna Prasad
12. Tammareddi Krishna Murthy (Saradhi Studios and Ravindra Art Pictures)
13. Atluri Pundareekashayya
14. G.Hanumantha Rao/ Adiseshagiri Rao
15. Vadde Ramesh (Vijaya Madhavi Combines)
16. Chalasani Gopi (Gopi Art Pictures)
17. Kosaraju Bhanu Prasad
18. Yarlagadda Sambhu Prasad
19. Maganti Murali Mohan (Jayabheri)
20. Maganti Mohan Babu
21. Dasari Padma
22. Narasimhamnaidu
23. Katragadda Murari
24. T.K.P.Chatarjee
25. Mukharjee
26. Navabharat Babu Rao
27. Sravanthi Ravikishore Polineni (Sravanthi Movies)
28. Mahendra (AA arts)
29. K.L.Narayana (Durga Arts)
30. Chalasani Aswani Dutt (Vyjayanti Movies)
31. Kanakamedala Devi Vara Prasad (Tarakarama Banner, Devi Kamal Movies)
32. Akkineni Venkat (Annapurna Banners)
33. Atluri Purnachandra Rao (Lakshmi Productions)
34. Maganti Ravindranath Chowdary
35. Vijaya Bapineedu
36. Medikonda Murali Krishna (Venkata Ramana Productions)
37. Pokuri Baburao (Eetaram Films)
38. Madala Ranga Rao
39. K.S.Rama Rao (Creative Commercials)
40. K.V.V.Satyanarayana
41. Rasi Narasimha Rao
42. Kranthi Kumar
43. Mandava Gopala Krishna
44. Vajja Srinivasa Rao
45. Sunkara Madhu Murali (Karthikeya Creations)
46. K.Murali Mohana Rao
47. Burugupalli Siva Rama Krisahna (Sri Venkateswara Art Productions)
48. Y.V.S.Chowdary (Bommarilluvari)
49. Ram Prasad
50. Bellamkonda Suresh (Sai Ganesh Productions)
51. Nannapaneni Anna Rao
52. Chadalavada Tirupathi Rao
53. Swapna Chalasani (Swapna Media d/o Aswini Dutt)
54. Bhagyaraja (Tamil film producer & Actor)
55. D. Kishore (Jaya Bheri)
56. G. Ramesh Babu (Krishna Productions)
57. Krishna Mohan Rao Kovelamudi (R.K.Film Associates)
58. (Vani) Venkateswara Rao Kakarla - (Producer & Distributor -Vani Film Distributors).
59. Visweswara Rao Koganti - (Panchavati Chitralaya & Padmaja Pictures).
60. Lal Mohan Mullapudi (Sindooram)
61. Manjula (d/o of Krishna, Indira Productions)
62. Nimmagadda Venkateshwar Rao
63. Surya Narayana Babu Uppalapati
64. Ramesh Vallurupalli (Maharshi Cinema)
65. Bharadwaja Tammareddy
66. M. L. Kumar Chowdary (Sri Keerthi Creations)
67. Akkineni Kiran (Anandi arts, Gemini TV)
68. Sridhar Lagadapati (Larsco Entertainment)
69. Venkatesh (Rockline Productions, Bangalore)
70. Rama Lingeswara Rao Nandigam (Vijayalaxmi Art Pictures)
71. Subbiah Naidu (Central Studios, Bangalore)
72. Srinivas Rao Katragadda (Navayuga Films )
73. Yarlagadda Ramesh Prasad (Saradhi Studios)
74. Daggubati Suresh Babu (Suresh Productions)
75. Nallamalapu Srinivas (bujji) (Laxminarasimha Productions)
76. Gunnam Gangaraju (Just Yellow)
77. Manchu Mohan Babu (Laxmi Prasanna Pictures)
78. E.V.V. Satyanarayana (E.V.V. Cinema)
79. S.S.Rajamouli (Viswamithra Banner)
80. Jasti Teja (Chitram Movies)
81. Venkata Syam Prasad (S.P. Entertainments)
82. M.R.V. Prasad (P.B. Arts)
83. Anil Sunkara (AK Entertainsment)
84. Ram and Gopichand Achanta (14 Reels Entertainment)
85. Bandla Ganesh (Parameswara Art Productions)
86. Yarlagadda Shobu (Arka Mediaworks)
87. K. B. Tilak 
88. Prasad Devineni (Arka Media Works) 
89. Yerneni Naveen (Mythri Movie Makers) 


01. Gudavalli Rama Brahmam
04. Veeramachineni Madhusudhana Rao
05. K. Bapaiah
07. G. Sambasiva Rao
08. Pratyagatma. K
09. Tammareddi Bharadwaja
10. Tatineni Prakasa Rao
11. Tatineni Rama Rao
12. U.Visweswara Rao
13. Tripuraneni Gopichand
14. Tripuraneni Maharadhi
15. Gutta Ramineedu
16. Madala Ranga Rao
17. Tatineni Prasad
18. Bhagya Raj
19. A. Mohan Gandhi
20. P. Sarat
21. T. Kranthi Kumar
23. K.Vasu
24. Uppalapati Narayana Rao
26. Siva Nageswara Rao
27. Teja Jasti
28. B. Gopal (Bejavada Gopal)
32. Paruchuri Murali
33. Srinivas Narra
35. Kovelamudi Prakash
36. Deva Koushik Katta
37. Radhakrishna Jagarlamudi
38. Veeru Potla
39. Yeleti Chandra Sekhar
40. Veerabhadram Chowdary
41. Ravi Kumar Chowdary
42. V. B. Rajendra Prasad
44. Gunnam Gangaraju
45. Chandra Siddartha
46. Malineni Gopichand
47. Lingusamy (Pandem Kodi, Run, Bheema fame) Tamil
48. Tatineni Satya
49. Jonnalagadda Srinivasrao


  1. Nandamuri Taraka Rama Rao
  2. Akkineni Nageswara Rao 
  3. Ghattamaneni Krishna (Sivarama Krishna)
  4. Uppu Sobhan Babu (Sobhana Chalapati Rao)
  5. Gummadi Venkateswara Rao 
  6. Kongara Jaggayya 
  7. Maganti Murali Mohan 
  8. Manchu Mohan Babu 
  9. Gadde Rajendra Prasad 
  10. Bhagya Raj (Tamil)
  11. Madala Ranga Rao
  12. Nandamuri Hari Krishna 
  13. Nandamuri Bala Krishna 
  14. Akkineni Nagarjuna 
  15. Daggubati Venkatesh 
  16. Dr. Rajasekhar Kasukurti
  17. Veeramachaneni Jagapathi Babu
  18. Ghattamaneni Ramesh Babu
  19. Nandamuri Kalyan Chakravarthi
  20. Meka Srikanth 
  21. Vadde Naveen 
  22. Yarlagadda Sumanth 
  23. Tottempudi Venu 
  24. Sontineni Sivaji 
  25. Ghattamaneni Mahesh Babu 
  26. Junior. N.T.R 
  27. Nandamuri Kalyan Ram   
  28. Nandamuri Taraka Ratna
  29. Tottempudi Gopi Chand 
  30. Manchu Vishnu Vardhan Babu
  31. Manchu Manoj Kumar 
  32. Edara Naresh (Allari Naresh)
  33. Edara Aryan Rajesh 
  34. Pothineni Ram 
  35. Atluri Sushanth
  36. Akkineni Naga Chaitanya
  37. Daggubati Rana
  38. Posani Sudheer babu (Brother in law of Mahesh Babu)
  39. Nara Rohit
  40. Sharwanand Myneni (Hero Ram's cousin and son of MRV Prasad Rao) 
  41. Nani (Naveen Kumar Ghanta) 
Character Artists

1. Madala Ravi
2. Gonigunta Rajendra Prasad (Dongodi Pelli) 
3. Yerra Raghu Babu (son of Giri babu)
4. Balaiah Mannava 
5. Krishna Bhagavan  
6. Giri babu (Yerra Seshagiri Rao)
7. Cherukuri Suman
8. Thammareddy Chalapathi Rao 
9. Daggubati Raja 
10. Sridhar 
11. Madala Ranga Rao 
12. Narayana Rao
13. Mikkilineni
14. Narra
15. Jagga Rao 
16. Bandla Ganesh


1. Pattipati Leela Naidu - Popular Bollywood Heroine 
2. Kommareddi Savitri - Legendary Telugu Heroine 
3. Manchu Lakshmi - Film Actress & Producer of Lakshmi Prasanna Pictures
4. Ghattamaneni Manjula - Film Actress & Producer of Indira Productions
5. D Supriya - Film Actress & Executive Producer of Annapurna Studios

Beauty Queens

1. Leela Naidu - Femina Miss India (1954),  featured in Vogue magazine's list of the world's ten most beautiful women
2. Vasuki Sunkavalli – Miss India Universe (2011)
3. Sindhura Gadde - Miss India World (2005)
4. Pratima Yarlagadda - Miss Indiana USA (1998) & Semi-Finalist in Miss USA (1999)
5. Haritha Bodduluri - Miss ATA (2005)
6. Nina Davuluri - Miss America (2014) & Miss New York 


1. Valluripalli Smitha – Popular Pop Singer 
2. Kondaveeti Jyothirmaye - A rare young classical and light vocalist 
3. M.M Srilekha - Music Director and Playback Singer

Music Directors

1. Chakravarthy (Kommineni Apparao)
2. Tatineni V Chalapathi Rao
3. Koduri.M.M.Keeravani
4. Kommineni Sri (Chakravarthy's son, Gulabi movie)
5. Koduri M.M. Srilekha (Keeravani's cousin)
6. Koduri Kalyani Malik (Keeravani's brother)
7. Ramanjulu Naidu Alugulapati
8. Subbaih Naidu - Early MGR films in Tamil
9. Raghavaiah Chowdary Kosaraju - Lyricist


  1. Mullapudi Venkata Ramana (Bapu Ramana pair)
  2. Paritala Omkar
  3. Paruchuri Venkateswara Rao
  4. Paruchuri Gopala Krishna
  5. Tripuraneni Maharadhi 
  6. Koduri V. Vijayendra prasad (Keeravani's Brother and Rajamouli’s Father) 

Educational Institutions

  1. Bapatla Educational Society
  2. Chalapati Educational Institutions
  3. Sri Chaitanya Educational Institutions
  4. GITAM - Gandhi Institute of Technology and Management, Visakhapatnam
  5. Gowtam Educational Institutions
  6. Jagarlamudi Kuppuswamy Choudary CollegeGuntur.
  7. Kamineni Educational Society
  8. Mamata Educational Society - Khammam
  9. Nalanda Educational Institutions
  10. N R I Medical College, Chinakakani, Guntur.
  11. P E S Engineering college, Bangalore.
  12. People's Educational Society [PES] - Karnataka & Andhra Pradesh; Founded by Prof. M. R. Doreswamy Naidu
  13. Ratnam Coaching Centres
  14. Krishnaveni Educational Institutions - VijayawadaHyderabad
  15. Vikas Educational Institutions, Guntur.
  16. Siddhartha Educational Institutions
  17. Sai-Sudhir Colleges, ECIL, Hyderabad
  18. Sasi Educational Society, Velivennu, Tanuku.
  19. Vikas Educational Institutions, Visakhapatnam.
  20. Vignan Jyothi, Hyderabad
  21. Vignan Educational Institutions, Guntur.

Engineering Colleges


  1. Vallurupalli Nageswararao Vignan Jyothi Engineering College
  2. D R K Institute of Science & Technology
  3. Hasvita Engineering College
Krishna District

  1. Velagapudi Rama Krishna Siddartha Engineering CollegeVijayawada
  2. Nagarjuna Institute Of Technology
  3. Devineni Ramana Memorial Engineering College
  4. Gudlavalleru Engineering College
  5. Sunflower Engineering College
  6. M I C College of Engineering
Guntur District

  1. R. V. R. & J. C. College of Engineering, Guntur.
  2. Koneru Lakshmaiah Engineering College, Vaddeswaram
  3. Chundi Ranganayakulu Engineering College, Chilakaluripeta
  4. Vignan's Engineering College - Vadlamudi
  5. Bapatla Engineering College, Bapatla
  6. Loyola Institute of Technology & Management
Prakasam District

  1. Q I S College of Engineering, Ongole
  2. Prakasam College of Engineering
  3. Malneni College of Engineering, Singarayakonda
  4. V. S. R & Y. R. S. College of Engineering
  5. Chirala College of Engineering, Chirala

  1. Swarnabharathi Institue of Technology
  2. Kavitha Engineering College
  3. Mother Theresa Engineering College
  4. Adams Engineering College


  1. B I T Institute of Technology

  1. Anil Neerukonda Institute of Technology & Science
  2. Gandhi Institute of Technology & Management


  1. Madanapalli Insitute of Technology & Science
  2. Sri Vidya Niketan Engineering College, Srikalahasti.
West Godavari:

  1. Sir C. R. Reddy College of Engineering, Eluru
  2. Sasi institute of Technology & Engineering, Tadepalligudem.

  1. Arkay College of Engineering & Tech, Achanapally, Bodhan

  1. Progressive Engineering College
  2. Vignan Engneering College

  1. Coimbatore Institure of Technology (CIT) founded by Rangaswamy Naidu.
  2. C I T - Coimbatore Institute of Technology (Runy by V. Rangasamy Naidu Educational Trust, devoted to the cause of promoting Technical and Scientific Literacy, established in 1956. CIT is one of the prestigious educational institutions in South India.
  3. G. R. G. Institutions - Coimbatore
  4. Krishna College of Engineering and Technology - Coimbatore.
  5. Karpagam Group of Educational Institutions - Engineering College, Polytechnic, Arts and Science College etc.Coimbatore.
  6. P. S. G. Group of Colleges - P. S. Govindaswamy College of Engineering -Coimbatore
  7. S. N. R. Sons Educational Institutions - Coimbatore (Three EngineeringCollegesOne Dental CollegeNursing College, Arts and Science College)
  8. GTN arts College-Dindigul
  9. Vidhyasagar college of Arts & Science-Udumalpet

  1. S. A. Engineering College
  2. JAYA Institutions
  3. R. M. K.Engineering College
  4. R. M. D.Engineering College
  5. Raaga Engineering College
  6. Venkateswara Engineering College
  7. Sriram Engineering College

  1. Yarlagadda Ranganayakulu (Y.R.N) Engineering College
  2. Vignan Institute of Technology and Science - Deshmukhi.
  3. Gudlavalleru Engineering College
  4. P S R Engineering College, Sivakasi (Founders: Ramadoss and Solaisami).

Medical Colleges:

  1. Dr.Pinnamaneni Siddartha Institute of Medical Sciences & Research
  2. Kamineni Institute of Medical Sciences
  3. Katuri Medical College & Hospital
  4. Mamata Medical College
  5. N R I Medical College - Mangalagiri
  6. P. E. S. Institute of Medical Sciences & Research
  7. P S G Medical College - Coimbatore
Dental Colleges:

  1. Sibar Institute of Dental Sciences, Guntur. INDIA
  2. GITAM Dental College, Visakhapatnam.
  3. Kamineni Institute of Dental Sciences (KIDS), Nalgonda.
  4. Drs.Sudha and NageswaraRao Siddhartha Institute of Dental Sciences, Chinoutpalli.
  5. Mamata Medical College, Khammam. 


  1. Dr Chitturi Satyanarayana 98 yrs is an ENT surgeon, and had been awarded 'AVATARA PURUSHA' on 10.10.2010

  2. I actually enjoyed reading through this posting.Many thanks.

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  3. Great thoughts you got there, believe I may possibly try just some of it throughout my daily life.

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  4. In industrialists u may add MIC Electronics MD Maganti Venkata Ramana Rao... he is the founder of MIC engineering college

  5. I am very thankful to provide such a great information regarding kammas, Till now I don't know the greatness of our caste heroes and their particulars. G. Chandraskhar Naidu S.A (Eng) ZPHS Penumur Chittoor

  6. Mr.S.R.Rao, IAS, who retired as Union commerce seccretary is a Padmasri awardee.His full name is Surydevara Ramachandra Rao. He belonged to Gujarat cadre.



  9. Late Mullapudi Venkata Ramana's name inadvertantly entered.

  10. missed Kancherla chandra seker babu- producer (K.C.Sekar babu)