Mega power star Ram Charan launched Cherukuri Lenin Memorial Archery Championship at Andhra University grounds in Visakhapatnam on Sunday (September 23, 2012). Charan, along with his wife Upasna Kamieni, in-laws Anil and Shobana Kamineni and Minister Ganta Srinivasa Rao attended the event. The championship was started in the memory of Cherukuri Lenin, who died in a road collision near Ibrahimpatnam couple of years back.
Speaking on the occasion, Charan praised the efforts of the association in encouraging the state archers and expressed hope that Indians would win more medals in international sporting events. Anil Kamineni, Vice President, Archery Association of India and President of AP Archery Association, supervised all the arrangements.