Visakhapatnam: Atreya Smaraka Kala Peetham will present Veturi Memorial award to playback singers B Mallikarjun and his wife Gopika Poornima at ‘Sangeetha  Vibhavari’ to be held in the city on January 31.

Disclosing details to reporters here on Friday, Andhra University registrar Prof V Umamaheswara Rao said that, along with Mallikarjun and Gopika Poornima, many other singers will render songs written by Veturi. 

Minister Ganta Srinivasa Rao, Andhra University Vice-Chanellor Prof GSN Raju, MLA P Vishnu Kumar Raju, MLC Dr MVVS Murthi and others will attend the event. Vaisakhi Jala Udyanavanam director Ch Chittibabu, Konathala Raju, Chenna Tirumala Rao, P Pratap and others were present.