New York: North American Telugu Association (NATA) has celebrated Women’s day in New York at Cotillion Restaurant. Over 150 women participated in this fun filled event and enjoyed all the activities arranged by NATA NY Women team lead by Madhavi Korukonda, Arundhathi Adupa, Sitha Garikapati, Uma Reddi, Padmini Evani, Bharathi Ramagiri, Priyamvadha Mettapalli.
Madhavi Korukonda has welcomed the gathering and informed about past NATA events and future event NATA Idol singing competition to be held on May 1st in New York. Two of the top performing contestants from New York will get a chance to compete with other singers from various states across USA. Semi-finals and finals will be held at Dallas Convention during May 27-29, 2016. Finals winner will get a chance to become a Telugu movie singer.
Dr. Kavitha Reddy garu gave a speech about women health issues particularly Telugu women in USA, gave advises to the participants and answered all the questions. Participants appreciated Dr. Kavitha Reddy for taking time and participating in this event.
Sitha Garikapati garu has organized one minute fun games, Uma Reddi garu and Neelima Varanasi garu organized Bingo, Arundhathi Adupa garu has organized Connexion/Phataphat Fun games. Everyone participated with great enthusiasm and enjoyed. Thanks to all for financial help given by Dr. Stanley Reddy, Pradeep Samala, Hemalatha Dommaraju, Cotillion Restaurant, Alla Rami Reddy, Chinnababu Reddy and Vishnu Kotimreddy.
NATA New York team Advisory Council Member Dr. Stanley Reddy, Executive Director Alla Rami Reddy, National Convention Adviser Pradeep Samala, Board of Director Vishnu Kotimreddy, Regional Vice President Ashok Attada, Membership Committee Chair Chinnababu Reddy, Public Relations Chair Phanibhushan Thadepalli, Regional Coordinators Raghurama Raju, Sandeep Varma, Bhagvan Nadimpalli, Bala Konda Reddy, Murali Mettela, Srinivas Tammisetti and Linga Reddy extended their help to the women team with all the logistics.
Thanks for the help and coordination provided by TLCA President Sathya Challapalli. Special thanks to Priyamvadha Mettapalli for capturing great moments of the event. Thanks to Singer Anitha Krishna for entertaining the audience with melodious songs. Thanks to Sandeep Varma, Sai Santosh Tunikuntla, Siva Varma Mantena for helping with setting up the sound system. Participants thanked NATA for organizing such a great event.