A film city with international standards would be set up on the outskirts of Hyderabad and the government would allot 1500 to 2000 acres of land for the project, announced the Chief Minister Chandrashekhar Rao.
Instructing the officials to this effect during interacting with the Cine heroes Chiranjeevi and Nagarjuna at Pragati Bhavan today, KCR asked that a delegation of officials and film personalities should visit Bulgaria and visit the film city there and prepare proposals and plans for the Film City of Hyderabad. He also assured them to allocate Plots to the film production companies to set up studios with state-of-the-art technologies and to suit to needs of the future. Provision will be created at the proposed film city for an airstrip. All other infrastructure
facilities will be provided,” the CM said.
The CM also announced that film shootings and cinema theatres can be re-opened now as the unlock process had begun.
Both Film actors Chiranjeevi and Nagarjuna have donated a sum of Rs One Crore and Rs50 lakh respectively towards to the CMRF as the Flood relief. They also discussed at length on the development of the film industry and its expansion in Telangana State.
R&B Minister Vemula Prashanth Reddy, State Planning Board Vice Chairman B Vinod Kumar, RS Member J Santosh Kumar, Government’s Chief Advisor Rajiv Sharma, Chief Secretary Somesh Kumar, principal Secretaries Narsing Rao, Ramakrishna Rao, Seshadri and others participated.