Cherukuri Ramoji Rao, better known as Ramoji Rao is an Indian businessman, film producer, highly cultured educationist, journalist and media tycoon of entire India. He is head of the Ramoji Group which owns, among other things, the world's largest film production facility, Ramoji Film City and film production company Ushakiran Movies, established in 1983.
Early Life of Ramoji Rao
Ramoji Rao was born on 16th November in the year 1936. He was born in Pedaparupudi, Krishna District, Andhra Pradesh, into an agricultural family.
Career of Ramoji Rao
The companies owned by the Ramoji group include Margadarsi Chit Fund, Eenadu newspaper, ETV, Priya Foods, Ushakiran Movies and the Ramoji Film City near Hyderabad, the capital of both Telangana and Andhra Pradesh . He is also the chairman of Dolphin group of hotels in Andhra Pradesh.
Award Received by Ramoji Rao
In the year 2016, Ramoji Rao was selected to be honoured with the Padma Vibhushan, India's second highest civilian honour for his contributions towards the field of Journalism, Literature and Education.
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