Vallivireddy Srinivasa Rao (48) of Anakapally, Vizag, Andhra Pradesh has carved 650 images of eminent personalities, freedom fighters and politicians in the last 30+ years, taking about 4 hr to complete each portrait. Some of the personalities whose images that he has carved on teak, gummadi or kamba wood are APJ Abdul Kalam, Mother Teresa, Nehru, Mahatma Gandhi etc.