Bharat Ratna for SPB: Jagan writes letter to Modi

Monday, September 28th, 2020, 05:18:36 PM IST

It is known that Legendary playback singer SP Balasubramaniam succumbed to Covid-19 related medical complications. He breathed his last a couple of days ago, leaving his fans and followers in distress.

Incidentally, many netizens and commoners alike have been demanding the government of India to confer Bharat Ratna award to SP Balasubramaniam.

Today, the chief minister of Andhra Pradesh YS Jagan wrote a letter to the prime minister of India, Narendra Modi, seeking Bharat Ratna award for SP Balasubramaniam.

For the unversed, Balasubramaniam was born in Nellore, Andhra Pradesh and has a special bonding with the Telugu states. It is great to see Jagan taking the initiative of requesting the central government to confer Bharat Ratna to SP Balasubramaniam.

The government of Andhra Pradesh is also planning to erect a statue of SP Balasubramaniam in Nellore. More details about this will be out soon.