BR Shetty




  1. Total 37 Years experience in the field of Public Relations, Human Resources, Writing articles and Columns.
  2. Editor, Printer and Publisher ofTelugu Patrika, the best Indian Telugu Cultural Monthly Magazine in USA
  3. “TELUGU PATRIKA” largest and most prestigious reaching 100,000 Telugu households through Print edition and E- Magazine in (
  4. Most comprehensive coverage of global news and local news pertaining to Telugu NRI’s.
  5. Most honored and respected Indian American Publication.
  6. TELUGU PATRIKA prints and distributes the copies in the entire UNITED STATES.
  7. “VIDYA” Group of Publications, Hyderabad, India. Jan 1995 – June 2015.
  8. Head (HR), Public Relations Specialist &Publisher for the VIDYA.
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  1. The Best Human Service Award – 2012 NATA
  2. The Best Literature Award- 2011-Telugu Association of North America- TANA.
  3. Georgia State Best Literature Award -2011 by TAMA
  4. Excellence Award and Best Writer Award -2011 - From Telugu Canada Foundation
  5. Best Writer Award – 2009 from Madras Telugu Academy, India
  6. Vishal Bharathi Award 2007 from Delhi Telugu Academy, India.
  7. Excellence in Journalism Award 2005 by Ananda Lahari Dasabdhi Utsav
  8. Best Writer Award -2002 - Telugu Academy, New Delhi, India
  9. Eminent Research Scholar –1990 - Award from Sri Krishna Devaraya University

Education Details


May 1993 to February 1995

PhD (Doctor of Philosophy in History)

Sri Krishna Devaraya University, Anantapur, Andhra Pradesh, India.

April 1991 to March 1992

M.Phil (Master of Philosophy)

Sri Potti Sreeramulu Telugu University, Hyderabad, Andhra Pradesh, India.

December 1989 to September 1990

MA (Sociology)

AP Open University, Hyderabad, Andhra Pradesh, India.

October 1990


Indian Education Center, Hyderabad, India.

August 1988 to August 1989

MA (History) December

Osmania University, Hyderabad, Andhra Pradesh, India.

April 1990

Special Training in Public Relations and Journalism.

Press Institute of India, Press Academy of India & AP State Union of Working Journalists, India.

May 1988 to April 1991

BL (Law)

Andhra University, Visakhapatnam, Andhra Pradesh.

June 1984 to May 1986

B Com (Commerce)

Osmania University, Hyderabad, Andhra Pradesh, India.

March 1986 to May 1987

BA (Arts)

Osmania University, Hyderabad, Andhra Pradesh, India.

August 1982 to June 1984

ITI (Mechanical Engineering.)

Board of Technical Education, Telaprolu, Near Vijayawada, Andhra Pradesh, India.

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