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Top Ten Telugu Freedom Fighters



Top Telugu Freedom Fighters

Top Ten Telugu Freedom Fighters:

Alluri Sitarama Raju –Revolutionary Freedom fighter.

Alluri Sitarama Raju was born on 7 May 1924 he is an Indian revolutionary involved in the Indian independence movement. He was called as “Manyam Veerudu” by the local tribal people. Raju was eventually trapped by the British in the forests of Chintapalle. He was tied to a tree and executed by gunfire in Koyyuru village. Revolutionary, freedom fighter, Sitarama Raju led the Rampa Rebellion of 1922-1924.

Uyyalawada Narasimha Reddy – Freedom Fighter, An Early Opponent Of British Rule.

Uyyalawada Narasimha Reddy died on 22 February 1847 a son of an Indian former Polygar. He was at the heart of a rebellion against the British East India Company (EIC) in 1846. He formed 5000 peasants against British rule against the land rules. Reddy was convicted and in his case received the death penalty. On 22 February 1847, he was executed in Koilkuntla in front of a silent crowd of over 2000 people.

British kept his head on the fort wall in public view until 1877.

Vedre Ramachandra Reddy Bhoodhan – Social Reformer, Satyagraha Movement Leader.

Vedire Ramachandra Reddy was, in 1951, the first landlord to donate land to the poor as part of the Bhoodan movement in Andhra Pradesh, India. Reddy, a social worker, received the title Bhoodan because of his role in starting the land donation movement of the early 1950s in Andhra Pradesh at a village called Pochampally in the Nalgonda district.

Gottipati Brahmaiah – Freedom Fighter.

Gottipati Brahmayya (3 December 1889–1984) was a freedom fighter, popularly known as Ryotu Pedda (Leader of Farmers). He was awarded the Padma Bhushan in 1982. Born in Ghantasala (Divi Taluka of Krishna district) in Andhra Pradesh. Brahmaiah was one of the pioneers of the Zamindari Ryot Movement. He participated in the boycott of the Simon Commission in 1927. He was sentenced to imprisonment for one year and six months in 1930 for participating in the black flag demonstration against the then Governor’s visit to Machilipatnam.

Gouthu Latchanna – Freedom Fighter.

Dr. Gouthu Latchanna was born in Baruva village of the Sompeta Mandal, Srikakulam district in the state of Andhra Pradesh on 16 August 1909. He participated in swaraj movement right from age of 21 with Salt Satyagraha at Palasa and subsequently was arrested in connection with the salt-cotaurs raid at Naupada in April 1930. As an undertrial, he was sent to Tekkali and Narasannapeta sub-jails in Srikakulam. After conviction, he was sent to Berhampur jail in Ganjam to undergo rigorous imprisonment for one month. After the Gandhi–Irwin Pact in 1931, he organized Satyagraha camp at Baruva and conducted picketing of toddy, liquor, and foreign cloth shops in Ichchapuram, Sompeta, and Tekkali.

Puchalapalli Sundaraiah – Freedom Fighter And Founding Member Of Communist Party In India.

Puchalapalli Sundarayya was a founding member of the Communist Party of India (Marxist) and a leader of the peasant revolt in the former Hyderabad State of India, called the Telangana Rebellion. At the age of 17, he joined Gandhi’s Non-Cooperation Movement. He was arrested and spent time in a Borstal school in Rajahmundry. He is popularly known as Comrade PS. Sundarayya was born on 1 May 1913 in Alaganipadu (in the present Vidavalur Mandal of Kovur Constituency) in Nellore district of Andhra Pradesh.

Tanguturi Prakasam – Freedom Fighter Known As “Andhra Kesari.”

Tanguturi Prakasam Pantulu was an Indian politician and freedom fighter, chief minister of the Madras Presidency, and subsequently became the first chief minister of the new Andhra state, created by the partition of Madras State. He was also known as Andhra Kesari (Lion of Andhra). He was born to Telugu Niyogi Brahmin family of Subbamma and Gopala Krishnayya in the village of Vinodarayunipalem, 26 km from Ongole.

Vavilala Gopalakrishnaya – Freedom fighter.

Vavilala Gopala Krishna was a freedom fighter and a legislator in the 1950s and 1960s and religiously followed the Gandhian philosophy. He was called as “Andhra Gandhi.” Born in 1906 at Sattenapalle in Guntur District of Andhra, he started his career as a journalist but became involved in the freedom struggle. After Independence, he was elected to the assembly of the Madras Presidency in 1952, the Andhra State assembly in 1955, and the Andhra Pradesh Legislative Assembly in 1962 and 1967 from Sattenapalli.

Kaneganti Hanumanthu – Freedom Fighter.

Kaneganti Hanumanthu was a freedom fighter who rebelled against British Rule and spearheaded the Palnadu Rebellion against tax. He was executed by the British General Rutherford.[citation needed] He was born in Minchalapadu in the Durgi Mandal which is in Palnadu in Guntur district. A local peasant leader, he refused to pay British taxes and participated in a revolt over the issue. He was killed while resisting British police forces at the age of 30.

The following rebellion cry is attributed to Hanumanthu:

“Neeru pettava, Natu vesava Kota kosava, Kuppa nurchava Endhuku kattali ra sisthu?”

Pingali Venkayya – Freedom Fighter Who Designed The Indian National Flag.

Pingali Venkayya (2 August 1876 – 4 July 1963) was an Indian freedom fighter and the designer of the flag on which the Indian national flag was based. He was born at Bhatlapenumarru, near Machilipatnam. Various national flags had been used by members of the Indian independence movement prior to independence being achieved in 1947. Venkayya’s version was first designed for the Indian National Congress and subsequently modified in 1947. He, however, died in poverty in 1963 and was largely forgotten by the society and by his own Congress party.

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YuppTV join forces with BSNL for a triple-play service partnership



YuppTV Joins BSNL

YuppTV Joins BSNL:

The global leader in South-Asian OTT content, YuppTV has announced its partnership with India’s oldest communication service provider, BSNL. The two category-leaders have entered into a triple play partnership for video and broadband technology services for mobile and fixed-line.


As the largest broadband provider in the country, the fiber network by BSNL has covered every nook and corner in the country and enjoys an equally fervent mobile base. It has the potential of providing Triple play services to any corner in the country, including India’s very hinterlands.


On the other hand, YuppTV is a force to reckon in video and technology services, as a pioneer in the OTT space, YuppTV flaunts over 10 glorious years of expertise in streaming Live and VOD content to the wide-ranging audience across the globe with its innovative features. YuppTV’s in-house end-to-end technology is robust, reliable and scalable. Determined to bring innovation in technology, YuppTV has been the first to launch various products and features such as Catch up TV, First-day first show, App -in-app and video analytics, dongle, and Live broadcast.


YuppTV offers an extensive and exclusive content library with Live TV channels and catch-up, movies and exclusive originals. For YuppTV Originals, the brand has partnered with renowned names from the South Indian film fraternity and has been one of the firsts to produce the biggest hits of Web Series, down South. The brand also boasts of producing 13 SouthernOriginal Shows, which is the highest in the industry. Riding back on tremendous success as one amongst the industry leaders, YuppTV also plans to soon announce something exciting in the content space for the Indian audience.


BSNL is counted amongst the only service provider making focused efforts and taking planned initiatives to bridge the rural-urban digital divide in the ICT sector. The coming together of the two industry-leaders will be another focused step in the same direction. With BSNL’s unrivaled pan-India reach, especially in tier 2 & 3 markets and beyond and given YuppTV’s proven track record of superior and scalable technology along with an extensive and exclusive content library, both the brands will together create an exemplary value proposition for India. As India’s Next Half Billion internet population is expected to rise from the hinterlands, the development holds further significance for consumers in India.


Commenting on the association, Mr. Uday Reddy, Founder & CEO of YuppTV, said, “We are glad to join forces with an industry incumbent like BSNL. Following the association, we have an opportunity to leverage the vast network cultivated by BSNL and bring forth superior technology products and features to a burgeoning user base. AT YuppTV, we are determined to democratize access to cutting-edge entertainment solutions through simple yet effective and innovative technology. We look forward to a long-term association and an affirmative response from BSNL’s extensive user base.”


Echoing a similar thought, ShriPravin Kumar Purwar, CMD of BSNL added, “As a pioneer in the OTT space for 10 years, YuppTV has been quick to evolve with the changing times, leveraging disruptive technology for providing superior digital and video entertainment products and services such as live streaming or catch-up TV or exclusive Originals. We are glad to associate with YuppTV to provide an impressive value proposition for consumers in India”.

Director CFA of BSNL Board, Sh. Vivek Banzal informed that technical setup has already been tested successfully to provide seamless triple-play services on single fiber connection (Bharat Fiber) to its customers.


The association is also set to help BSNL enhance its portfolio of services offers and stay competitive in a fast-evolving and cut-throat market. YuppTV will not only bundle its services for BSNL broadband and mobile customers but will also assist the brand in offering broadband services to the underserved areas, by providing last-mile infrastructure.


About YuppTV

YuppTV is one of the world’s largest internet-based TV and On-demand service providers for South Asian content, offering more than 250+ TV channels, 5000+ Movies and 100+ TV Shows in 14 languages. YuppTV recently received funding from Emerald Media, a Pan-Asian platform established by leading global investment firm KKR for investing in the media and entertainment sector, wherein Emerald Media acquired a significant minority stake in the company for US$50mn. Emerald Media is led by industry veterans Rajesh Kamat and Paul Aiello, supported by an experienced team of investment and operating executives. The platform primarily focuses on providing growth capital to media, entertainment, and digital media companies. YuppTV had earlier raised its Series A round of funding from Poarch Creek Indian Tribe of Alabama.

YuppTV has 25000 hours of entertainment content cataloged in its library, while nearly 2500 hours of new on-demand content is added to the YuppTV platform every day. YuppTV offers Live TV and Catch-Up TV technology. It also offers YuppFlix, a movie on-demand streaming service for Expat Market and recently launched YuppTV Originals to bring forth unconventional storytelling in collaboration with the top talent from the movie industry. Originals will be available in episodic format for the digital audience, exclusively on YuppTV’s platform. YuppTV is currently ranked #1 Internet Pay TV platform for Indians living abroad and the largest Internet TV platform from premium content availability in India. YuppTV is the most downloaded Indian SmartTV app and it also boasts of 13 million mobile downloads with a 4.0 user rating.

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Modi Receives Goalkeepers Award From Bill Gates



Modi Receives Goalkeepers Award From Bill Gates

Modi Receives Goalkeepers Award From Bill Gates

Prime Minister Narendra Modi receives Goalkeepers award from Bill Gates. The Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation (BMGF) presented the prestigious Goalkeepers Global Goals award to Modi for the service he has done through the Swachh Bharat program in India.

After receiving the award PM Modi said: ‘Happy that Gandhiji’s dream of Swachh Bharat got fulfilled with the Goalkeepers Global Goals award days before his 150th birth anniversary. This award doesn’t belong to Me alone, but 130 crore Indians.

He also said: We saved 3 lakh people from diseases after launching the Swachh Bharat campaign. Lack of Toilets in the schools used to force girls to stop education in the middle. Swachh Bharat brought a change. Due to this program, Indian States have been competing with one another for maintaining cleanliness’.

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Watch: RPF Staff Saved Mans Life in Ahmedabad



RPF Staff Saved Mans Life in Ahmedabad

RPF Staff Saved Mans Life in Ahmedabad

Railway Protection Force (RPF) staff saved a mans life who slipped while trying to enter a moving train at the Ahmedabad railway station. Ministry of Railways shared the shocking video which shows how RPF staff saved mans life in Ahmedabad.

On Tuesday, the Ministry of Railways shared a video on Twitter which shows an unnamed man trying to board the Ashram Express train which had already started moving. The above shocking video shows the man losing his balance and almost falling off the train as it gains speed.

Fortunately, he did not fell in the gap between the platform and the train, Railway police quickly alerted and pushed the man inside the train. They managed to push him back into the compartment of the moving train and saved his life.


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