Talented director Sukumar was quite attached to his father Tirupathi Naidu and shares an emotional bond with him. The creative director had paid rich tribute to his father by making Nannaku Prematho film which touched the Telugu audience emotionally.
Now in memory of his father, Sukumar is constructing a school building in his hometown Mattaparru in East Godavari district. Since there is no school in the village, Sukku came forward and funded for constructing a two-storey school building there.
The foundation stone was laid by Razole MLA Rapaka Vara Prasada Rao. Also, Sukku handed over the Rs 14 lakh cash for the MLA which is required for the construction. Not just this, Sukumar did many humanitarian works in his village after his father's name.