UoH Alumnus wins UN award
Vishy Teki (TVVV Rao), a former student of University of Hyderabad
(UoH), won the Rex Karmaveer Silver Chakra award. The prestigious award was conferred by iCONGO and United
Nations. iCONGO is a citizen movement to create awareness about socio-political
issues, a press release from UoH stated.
Vishy who had graduated from the UoH in 1995, is a veteran filmmaker with more than 15 years of experience. He has directed scores of films on social issues for national and international aid organizations. Some of his earlier films, ‘Fishing in Troubled Waters’ and ‘Suffering in Silence,’ have received recognition from the Australian government for contributing to the third world's development.