Balakrishna as Devaraya in real life
Who will Krishna Devaraya’s role played by Natasimha Balakrishna in Aditya 369. There is no doubt in saying None can beat him in mythological and historical films. Now the actor is once again playing the role of Krishna Deva Raya but in real life.
This time he will be donning the getup in AP government's prestigious Lepakshi Utsavalu. Balakrishna who is MLA of Hindupur has taken it as a prestige to organize Lepakshi festival is planning to attract all people by appearing as Sri Krishna Deva Rayalu during the celebrations.
The Lepkashi Utsav is being planned to improve tourism in Anantapur and Balakrishna is putting all efforts to make the event as grand success. Mr. Balakrishna said that the Lepakshi festival would showcase the unique culture, traditions and cuisine of Rayalaseema including the famous handlooms of Dharmavaram and Mudireddypalli. The tourist circuit promoting important places in Anantapur would help generate income for the drought stricken district.