State Awards :

These State awards for him as well as for his films are adequately and illustriously supplemented by as many as one hundred awards from highly respected social organization such as Vamseee Berkely, Kalasagar, Shiromani Institute just to name a few. Film Fare Award for Six times, Madras Film Fans – Five Times, Cine Herald Continuously ten years, Jyothi Chitra Super Director for three times and Ancient Andhra Patrika Best Director Award for six times.

State Awards :

1

BEST PICTURE
BEST DIRECTOR

TATAMANAVADU

SILVER NANDI

1973

2

BEST PICTURE
BEST DIRECTOR

SAMSARAM-SAGARAM

SILVER NANDI

1974

3

BEST PICTURE
BEST DIRECTOR

SWARGAM-NARAKAM

GOLDEN NANDI

1975

4

BEST PICTURE
BEST DIRECTOR
BEST PRODUCER
BEST STORY

MEGHASANDESAM

GOLDEN NANDI

1982

5

BEST DIALOGUE WRITER

M.L.A.EDUKONDALU

GOLDEN NANDI

1983

6

BEST PICTURE
BEST DIRECTOR

BANGARU KUTUMBAM

GOLD MEDAL

1999

7

BEST PICTURE
BEST DIRECTOR

KANTE KUTURNE KANU

GOLDEN NANDI

1999

8

BEST STORY

NANNAGARU

GOLDEN NANDI

1994

Dasari Narayana Rao