Baahubali director Rajamouli has been chosen for this year's prestigious Akkineni Nageswara Rao (ANR) award. He would be given the award for his monumental contribution to the film industry. In a tweet, Nagarjuna said he feels honoured to present the award to SS Rajamouli.

He and former MP T Subbarami Reddy addressed a media conference on Saturday. The award would be given away on September 17 at 4.30 pm at Silpakala Vedika. Vice-president M Venkaiah Naidu will give away the award.