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‘C/o Kancharapalem’ allowed to apply for National Awards after producer’s appeal

ControversyThe Telugu film had been rejected from getting nominated for the National Awards because it was produced by Praveena Paruchuri, a Us citizen of Indian origin.Tnm StaffIn good news for film buffs, Telugu film C/o Kancharapalem, which had been rejected from getting nominated for the National Awards because it was produced by Praveena Paruchuri, a Us citizen of Indian origin, has been allowed to apply for the awards. After an appeal by Praveena, Trs working president KT Rama Rao had also appealed to the Union Minister of Information and Broadcasting Arun Jaitley and Minister of State Rajyavardhan Singh Rathore on Saturday to reconsider their decision. “I appeal to Union I&B Minister Sri @arunjaitley Ji and MoS @Ra_THORe Ji to kindly review the below appeal. National awards are a matter of pride for all filmmakers. An award cannot be denied for a #MadeInIndia product because of archaic rules

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