Tollywood: A rich man’s son adopts a village and works for its development. Sounds familiar? Yes, the story of Mahesh Babu’s Srimanthudu.In Real life too, the Telugu superstar is a good samaritan.
A few years back, Mahesh Babu adopted Burripalem village near Tenali in Andhra Pradesh. It is a known fact, he adopted the village after his Srimanthudu went on to become a blockbuster hit. The film carried the theme” giving back to the society’. At that time, Many Tollywood stars came forward to adopt villages across the two Telugu states.
Mahesh Babu’s wife former miss India Namrata is not just a doting mother, but also the manager of her actor hubby. She oversees A-Z of Mahesh’s needs. Mahesh has been busy with back to back films. But, his wife is monitoring all the work at Burripalem which is now a developed mini town, if we can call it that.
It is learned that Mahesh Babu is all set to inaugurate the new classrooms in the local Govt School which were constructed from his funds on February 27. He has become a real-life Srimanthudu and fans are singing praising of his generosity.
On the professional front, Mahesh Babu will be next seen in Bharath Ane Nenu which is currently in the last leg of its shoot. The film is being helmed by Koratala Siva who had delivered the blockbuster hit Srimanthudu starring Mahesh. Unsurprisingly, Bharath Ane Nenu is one of the most awaited films of 2018.
Mahesh’s recent release Spyder was declared a box office dud. Mahesh is making a comeback with Bharath Ane Nenu to woo the audiences by essaying the role of Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister in the film. Bollywood actress Kiara Advani will be seen playing Mahesh’s love interest in Mahesh’s Bharath Ane Nenu. The release date of the film too has been advanced to April 20 to avoid box office clash with Allu Arjun’s Naa Peru Surya.
Mahesh and Namrata are known to go on family holidays often to foriegn destinations. But this time around fans are lucky to see their favorite star right here in their own state.