Honorary Director - FBS

Former Director – NITHM

Prof.Reddy joined Govt.Service in 1978 in Endowments Department and in 1979 moved to the Department of Archaeology; Museums, Govt.of Andhra Pradesh. Successfully transplanted more than 100 temples (built between 7th to 17th Centuries A.D.) which were threatened submergence of Srisailam Reservoir and Built more than 300 New Temples all over Andhra Pradesh and the Telangana States as part the Silpa and Agama Sastras

Prof.Reddy served National Institute of Tourism & Hospitality Management, Hyderabad as Director, School of Travel and Tourism. Prof.Reddy developed a lot of Tourism literature for Department of Tourism, Govt.of Andhra Pradesh. He is on many expert committees and academic bodies at many State Universities.

Dr. Reddy is Chairman Board of Studies, Dept.Of Travel and Tourism, Vikram Simhapuri University and member, the board of studies, SV University and Acharya Nagarjuna University. He is nominated as member High-level Committee for the Schemes of Hriday and Prasad at Amaravati, a Buddhist Centre in Andhra Pradesh. Prof.Reddy wrote and edited many books (nearly 100 books and 500 articles) on History, Culture, Archaeology, Buddhism, and Tourism. Dr.Reddy after his retirement from the department of archaeology and Museums in 2013 April,as Sthapathi joined in APTDC and then as Director, State Gallery of Art till May 2014. He again joined in APTDC as OSD (Art and Sculpture) holding full additional charge OSD, Silparamams, AP.