Sep 11, 2007


The unit of "Dhee" has celebrated the 150 Days function at Shilpakalavedika, Hi-tech City, Hyderabad. An impressive gathering of guests, general public and fans took part in the event.

Union Ministers Sushilkumar Shinde, Dasari Narayana Rao, T. Subbarami Reddy, Ambaresh, state ministers Ponnala Lakshmiah, Mukesh Goud, Former ministers Satrughan Sinha and Krishnam Raju, Vishnuvardhan (Kannada hero), Srihari, Brahmanandam, Sunil, FDC chairman Adiseshagiri Rao, Tannikella Bharani, Genelia, Seenu Vytla, Mallidi Satyanarayan Reddy, Jayaprada, Jayasudha, Anushka, Sumalatha, Bharati, Napolean, Kona Venkat, graced the occasion.

Dr. Mohan Babu and hero Vishnu personally supervised inviting the guests onto the dais. The guests distributed 150 Days shields to the cast and crew of the film.

Dasari Narayana Rao, the chief guest of the evening, profusely blessed Vishnu, saying that he would become one the best actors in the country. He recalled the struggle of Mohan Babu during the initial days of his career in the industry. He advised Vishnu to take the best and strive hard for perfection.

Dasari congratulated Seenu Vytla and producer Mallidi Satyanarayana on the movie's success and wished them good luck. "I want Vishnu to become a disciplined actor," he added. Earlier, T. Subbarami Reddy said that Vishnu would become a superstar in India. Rendering a sloka in praise of Lord Shiva, Reddy blessed Vishnu. "Mohan Babu is a man of Athma Shakti (willpower). He longed for the success of his and it finally came."

Ambareesh recalled his association with Mohan Babu as a family friend since two decades. He made the audience give a standing ovation to the success of "Dhee" unit. Satrughan Sinha, despite running high temperature, rendered an impressive speech in Hindi. Sushil Kumar Shinde said that Mohan Babu is not only a great actor, but also a wonderful educationist, who stands for the uplift of the poor and needy students. Jayaprada termed Mohan Babu as a great actor and a fine human being. Former MLA and actor Napolean wished that Vishnu would give many more hits in future

Followers and fans of Mohan Babu showered their affection for Hero Vishnu by putting a giant garland (gaja mala) on him. Mohan Babu thanked all those who attended the function and blessed his son. "Today is the most memorable moment in my life to be written in gold," he said. Hero Vishnu expressed his thanks to the audience for their blessing.

Cultural programs, including a laser show and record dances for hit songs of "Dhee", Vishnu and Suryam , remained highlights. Suma and Nizam Babulu anchored the event-Telugu Cinemass.