Narayana Reddy was a professor at Osmania University. His studentsoften recollect his grip over the language, especially his poetryreading sessions.
Reddy entered film industry in 1962, by writing a song for the Gulebaavali Katha. He became famous with the song Nannu dochu kunduvate...vannela dorasani.He became known to a wide public as a lyricist for several famous Telugu films.
Narayana Reddy was nominated to the Upper House of India....