The dignitaries included Chief Minister Y.S. Rajasekhara Reddy, TD president Chandra Babu Naidu, Ministers Jana Reddy, K. Rosaiah, Central Minister Sushil Kumar Shinde, Eenadu chairman Ramoji Rao, Akkineni Nageswara Rao, K. Raghavendra Rao, Praja Rajyam president Chiranjeevi and several other stars, directors, producers and trade union leaders in the industry.
Veronica, a fashion designer, completed her studies in New York. When she was working on the costumes of Vishnu for Dhee (2007), they reportedly fell in love. Veronica and Vishnu later expressed their love affair to Mohan Babu, who disagreed initially. But it was Dasari Narayan Rao who convinced Mohan Babu to go on with the Veronica-Vishnu wedding.
Vishnu Manchu debuted in films as a child artiste in 1985 with Ragile Gundelu. In 2003, he made his debut as a hero with Vishnu. His other noted films are Suryam (2004), Political Rowdy (2005), Asthram (2006), Game (2006), Dhee (2007) and Krishnarjuna (2008). He has also ventured as a producer in 1999 and 2005 with Yamajaathakudu and Sri respectively.