Union Minister G Kishan Reddy along with state Tourism Minister RK Roja paid floral tributes to the statue of freedom fighter, Alluri Sitarama Raju at RK Beach in Visakhapatnam on May 7. The minister advocated to commemorate the life of the great fighter on the occasion his of Punya Tithi. He also emphasised on memorializing the contributions of other revolutionary heroes as part of Azadi Ka Amrit Mahotsav. Different events were organised on the occasion of Alluri’s birth anniversary across the country, the Union Minister said. Shri Alluri Sitaramaraju led the famous Rampa Rebellion in 1922 and was actively engaged in guerilla campaigns against the British Raj.