Venkaiah Naidu lauds 'Baahubali', calls it an example of 'make in India'!

He was speaking on the occasion of 64th National Film Awards.

By Zee Media Bureau | Updated: May 04, 2017, 09:38 AM IST
Venkaiah Naidu lauds 'Baahubali', calls it an example of 'make in India'!

New Delhi: Union Information and Broadcasting Minister M Venkaiah Naidu on Wednesday praised Indian filmmaker SS Rajamouli's much-talked-about movie 'Baahubali'. The 67-year-old politician also called the flick a shining example of 'Make In India' campaign.

He was speaking on the occasion of 64th National Film Awards.

"'Baahubali' is making waves across the world. It has become a trendsetter in terms of scale and grandeur," IANS quoted him as saying.

Naidu further said, "It is a shining example of 'Make In India'. It features home-grown talent and has been produced by our people. I congratulate the director for his highly skilled proof and wonderful achievement which is making all of us proud."

'Baahubali 2' has turned out to be the biggest Box Office opener in the history of Indian cinema.

'Baahubali' also features Prabhas, Rana Daggubati, Anushka Shetty, Tamannaah Bhatia, Sathyaraj, Nasser and Ramya Krishnan in pivotal roles. The film, about the battle between two warring brothers for an ancient kingdom, has released in Telugu, Hindi, Tamil and Malayalam respectively.