Sports development demands great amount of inclusiveness and focus on ‘transforming villages into model sport villages by providing all-round infrastructural development along with emphasis on empowerment, these kinds of district adoption plan has the potential to transform rural India.
Giving a representation to Mr. P.S. Pradyumna, IAS, District Collector, Chittoor, Actor Vishnu Manchu offered to adopt the districts Mens and Women’s basketball team and be their mentor, working closely with the district administration.
Being a national level basketball player during his college days, leading the University team and representing India during 1999-2001, Actor Vishnu Manchu himself is passionate about sports. He was involved with many sporting activities over the years and indeed happy to contribute to the development of the team and lend them all support including infra development, financial support to nurture, train and scale up the aspirations of the basketballers from Chittoor district. The various initiatives that is being aimed to develop and strengthen the Chittoor district basketball team will have a holistic approach that will create lasting impact among the youngsters.
On the work front, Vishnu was last seen in Gayatri which had his father, Mohan Babu, playing the lead role. Vishnu made a brief appearance in Gayatri however, it was an important character. Vishnu now has a comic genre film lined up, Achari America Yatra, where he will be pairing up with veteran comic actor Bramhanandam for some hilarious scenes. The film recently completed a schedule in the US and will now continue the shooting in Hyderabad for the rest of the portions. Pragya Jaiswal will be seen playing the love interest of Vishnu in Achari America Yatra.
Vishnu will also be making his Tamil debut with Kural 388 which is said to be a political drama. The makers had recently released the first look poster of the film which created quite an excitement around the film.