Photo Expo-2012 Launched
Telugu Desam Party (TDP) President N Chandrababu Naidu inaugurated ‘Photo Expo-2012’ at his erstwhile government’s Hi-tech City,
here.Speaking on the occasion, Naidu said, despite a party meeting in the morning, he took time to attend this programme to support the cause of photo and videographers community. Over five lakh families were dependent on this profession in the state and constant updating in the technology innovations to keep pace with the changes was imperative in this profession.
The former Chief Minister said an exhibition like Photo Expo 2012 helps those in the field to update themselves on the latest developments.
“During my tenure, I developed HITEX into a forum for exhibitions and to host exhibitions round the year. HITEX was to facilitate sharing of knowledge. However, they have become more commercial now,” he alleged.
HITEX was now being used for marriages and other functions, instead of exhibitions,
An individual of Villart has taken the initiative to host an exhibition of this scale for the benefit of professionals from his community, he lauded, adding “I appreciate him for it”. The TDP president said the state government should have come forward to host such an exhibition.