Allu Arjun appreciates Film Newscasters Association, donates Rs 10 lakh
Stylish Star Allu Arjun has scored an all-time industry hit (non-Baahubali) with the Sankranthi sensation, 'Ala Vaikunthapurramuloo'. On Wednesday, Film Newscasters Association of Electronic Media's President V Lakshmi Narayana, Vice-President YJ Rambabu, General Secretary Naidu Surender Kumar, Joint Secretary G Srinivas Kumar, Treasurer G Jalapathy, Executive Members P Raghu, Y Ravichandra, K Phani, V Srinivasa Rao, and G Srinivas today met the Mega hero to congratulate him on the massive success of his movie.
During an informal chat with the members, Allu Arjun learned about the welfare activities that have been undertaken by the Film Newscasters Association for the well-being of cine journalists. He not only expressed his happiness over the Association's measures but also immediately pledged Rs 10 lakh. When the Association office-bearers told the Stylish Star that they had visited him only to congratulate him on the film's success, the kind-hearted actor replied that he liked the activities of the Association. He said, "Accept my financial contribution as a token of appreciation. I will be there to help your Association in the future as well."
Allu Arjun added, "It's commendable that the Association has been taking steps towards the health insurance and welfare of journalists. These welfare activities have to be encouraged. I assure that I will be there to help the Association. I have a lot of respect for journalists. It's the media that take our movies into the audience. I am happy to be a part of their welfare. I will be there to render any kind of help to the Association, and I hope it will continue to work for journalists' welfare in a collaborative manner. The media's power is immense, and you people have to stay united without differences."