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Be friendly with children: Chiranjeevi to parents and teachers

Posted on Nov 14, 04:37PM | UNI

Union Minister of State for Tourism K Chiranjeevi today exhorted advised parents and teachers to be friendly with children and play a significant role in making them educated and responsible citizens.

Participating in a Children's day programme here, organised by Lagadapati foundation, he said teachers should teach the students in a 'proper manner' and should not express anger at them.

He said he was very fond of children as he found that interaction with them removes stress. A father should not be a father like Prakash Raj's character in the film Bommarillu, he pointed out amid applaud from hundreds of children, who attended the function.

The actor turned politician, who acted in 149 Telugu films and was known as 'Megastar' in the state, recalled that he used to give preference to films in which a child character was a key part.