Chandra Babu passed away
is sad to inform that former Billiards player A.KAMALA CHANDRA BABU
who won the Billiards National Billiards (Ladies) title in the year
1991 and 1995 has passed away on the night of Independence day i.e.
15th August. She was ailing for some time and was bed ridden. Her
last rights will be performed on Sunday.
Born on 29
December 1929 in Chittoor District, A. Kamala Chandrababu was
multi-talented woman. She was associated into Drama, All India
Radio, Play-back dubbing, Sports and into uplifting the society.
“ALEXANDER” Telugu Drama in the lead role along with Andhra Pradesh
Secretariat Amateur Association sponsored by State of Rajasthan &
Gujarat on Cultural exchange. She also played lead roles in dramas
by the side of stalwarts of those days’ greats like Sri. Bellari
Raghava, Sri. Eelapata Raghuramaiah etc.
She was also
passionate about cuesports. She started playing the game of
Billiards & Snooker at the Chennapuri Andhra Maha Sabha in the year
1954. Since then played in various open tournaments in Billiards &
Snooker as the only woman player at that time, competing with men at
Chennai, Vijayawada and Bangalore. She had the unique opportunity of
playing exhibition matches at Bangalore & Mysore with the then World
Billiards Champion ‘BOB MARSHALL’. She won the ladies National
Billiards titles in the year 1991 & 1995 representing Tamil Nadu
contribution in excelling ladies participation in cue sports will
always be remembered.
Cue Sports India
condoles on her sad demise and prays to almighty to rest his soul in