I just noticed that the well-known writer చంద్ర లత (Chandra Latha)has started blogging: మడత పేజీ
P.S. A recent post has the video of a speechడా. విజయ్ గుప్తా గారి మాట of Modadugu Vijay Gupta, the recipient of the World Food Prize in 2005. Dr. Gupta is from Bapatla. Mathematicians Komaravolu Chandrasekharan and Madhav Nori come from the same place.