On the occasion of festival Ugadi AP government gives awards to the talented artists. Music director MM Sreelekha bagged the prestigious Kalaratna award from the hands of AP Chief minister Chandrababu Naidu. From the age of 12 she started giving music to films. Till now she has composed music in 5 languages and for more than 75 movies achieving a record of the only woman who has contributed this much.
MM Sreelekha has given music to famous movies like Dasari Narayana rao directorial Nannagaru and Ramnaidu’s Taj Mahal, Dharma Chakram and many more movies. She has given many melodies and was recognized by them. The lyricist Sirivennela Sitaramasastry who wrote first song in her movie has got the award at the same time makes me overwhelmed said MM Sreelekha.