Amaravati, June 9: Chief Minister YS Jagan Mohan Reddy has extended support toTelugu Film Industry to Andhra Pradesh and assured to provide lands in Visakhapatnam region for carrying out their activity. .
A delegation from Telugu Film Industry consisting of Megastar Chiranjeevi, Akkineni Nagarjuna, SS Rajamouli, Dil Raju, Vijay Chander, Damodara Prasad, C Kalyan, PVP, and D Suresh Babu, met the Chief Minister at his official residence here on Tuesday and thanked him for providing single window permission for shootings in the state and also presented their views for the development of the Telugu film industry in the state.
Responding to the industry’s needs, the Chief Minister told the delegation to set up studios and other production facilities in Visakhapatnam city, as the State government is going to extend support by all means.
“Chief Minister assured to provide lands in Vizag for the Film Industry, for setting up of studios and other production facilities. working from AP.
The government also agreed to provide land for housing plots for the celebrities who wish to settle in Vizag”, said Minister Perni Nani.
Addressing media after the meeting, film hero Chiranjeevi said that the Chief Minister has agreed to allow shootings in the state from July 15 and responded positively over the issues related to Tollywood. He stated that CM Jagan assured for reconsidering to allot 300 acres in Visakhapatnam to the Tollywood which was already allotted by former Chief Minister YS Rajasekhara Reddy. The land will be useful for the construction of studios and setting up outdoor units, he said.