Sri MGR Year 94, 14th August, Sunday
The Golden Jubilee Function of Thirudathae was a stupendous success. The hall was packed with MGR Devotees and MGR Fans who came all over from Tamil Nadu and Karnataka.
MGR movies such as Arasilangkumari, Nallavan Vazhvan, Sabash Maapillai, Thai Sollai Thattathe and Thirudathae were released in 1961. And the above mentioned movies celebrates 50th year that is Golden Jubilee in 2011.
MGR Fans, Olikirathu Urimaikural Magazine and ALS Productions have planned to celebrate the above movies as a Grand Function in Chennai during March 2011 and the function was postponed due to Tamil Nadu Assembly Election.
Finally Golden Jubilee was celebrated in Chennai today 14.8.2011, and the Chief Guest was, MGR heroine for 26 movies and our Sister-in-law Mrs.Saroja Devi. She consented to participate in the celebration and she flew from Bangalore this morning and attended the function.
She released the Golden Jubilee Book titled “Samuga Pada Kathanayagan Makkal Thilagam Nadiga Perarasu MGRin ALS Productions Thirudathae”.
The VIPs who participated in the function are: B.S.Saroja, Rajasri, Sheela, Rathna, Jayachitra, Sachu, CID Sakunthala, P.Susheela, P.B.Srinivas and others.
More informations and images will be published soon.
Saroja Devi speech for the Function (pardon for the low quality)
The link for the above video.