Even after two, not well-going movies (NGK, Kappan) the recent teaser of Soorari Potturu created big hype among movie lovers. The story of Soorarai Potturu is based on the real-life events of Captain G R Gopinath. G R Gopinath is the founder of Air Deccan Airlines. Below is an interesting story video of Soorarai Potturu – Gopinath.
1996 – Rolex Awards for Enterprise
2005 – Rajyotsava Award
2007 – Chevalier de la legion d’Honneur (France)
He served 8 years in the Army then He did Sericulture and other business like Enfield dealership, hotel everything is a success. At one point he decided to start an airline.