The birth anniversary celebrations of noted Tollywood director Jandhyala will be held on a grand note at AVS Hotels here on January 14, said Pulipaka Krishnaji, Director, Abhiruchi, an organisation to promote culture and performing arts.

Artiste Subbaraya Sharma will be honoured with Jandhyala Award. Aakashavani former director P Panduranga Rao will also be felicitated on the occasion. Noted actor Naresh, movie hero Rakshith Atluri, Vijayawada Joint-commissioner of Police BV Ramana Kumar and Income-Tax Joint Commissioner Telagareddy Satyanandam will grace the occasion.

Jandhyala’s spouse Annapoorna, daughters Sahiti and Sampada, High Court retired judge C Y Somayajulu, AVS Hotels Managing Director AVS Prasad and Mitra Auto Agencies chief executive officer Cheruvu Srinivas will take part in the celebrations.