Lakshmi Pranathi, daughter of Narne Srinivasa Rao and Narne Mallika. Mallika is the niece of the Telugu Desam Party President Nara Chandrababu Naidu Pranathi is 18 yrs old and is currently doing her final year Intermediate at a private college in Hyderabad.
Earlier, Shanti Prasad, a lawyer, approached Machilipatnam Legal Services Authority claiming that Narne Lakshmi Pranati was a minor and so the wedding would be illegal. The authority issued notice to Jnr NTR, Naidu and the girl's father Narne Srinivas Rao, who is the owner of Telugu news channel Studio N.
The sources say that the wedding will be held on May 09 2009.
It is not a hoax, it is true, Jnr NTR engagement with Pranathi was held today early morning in a private hotel, Hyderabad. The function was attend by couples immediate family and few noted names of cine fraternity which includes Meher Ramesh, Dil Raju, VV Vinayak, Rajamouli.