Suswagatham (English: Hearty welcome) is a 1998 Telugu romantic film produced by R. B. Choudary under the Super Good Films banner, directed by Bhimaneni Srinivasa Rao. It stars Pawan Kalyan and Devayani in the lead roles, with music composed by S. A. Rajkumar. The film is a remake of the Tamil movie Love Today (1997) starring Vijay and Suvalakshmi.

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Directed byBhimaneni Srinivasa Rao
Produced byR. B. Choudary
Written byChintapalli Ramana (dialogues)
Screenplay byBhimaneni Srinivasa Rao
Story byBala Sekharan
Based onLove Today (Tamil)
StarringPawan Kalyan
Music byS. A. Rajkumar
Edited byGautham Raju
Release date
  • 1 January 1998 (1998-01-01)
Running time
Budget3.2 crore (US$450,000)


Ganesh (Pawan Kalyan), a college graduate has been following a college girl, Sandhya (Devayani), for the past four years; trying to express his love. Though Sandhya had often warned Ganesh not to follow her, he still does. Ganesh's friend Peter (Karan) introduces him to Sandhya's friend (Sadhika), who tries to help him with his love, but fails. Ganesh, on his birthday, tries to express his love to Sandhya, but was caught by her father, (Prakash Raj), who is a police officer, who puts him away for harassing his daughter. Later, Ganesh's father (Raghuvaran) bails him out. Ganesh's father goes to Sandhya's father with a marriage proposal for their children. But Sandhya's father rejects the proposal and tries take his daughter to Hyderabad, to his sister's house, but changes his mind. But Ganesh thinks Sandhya is in Hyderabad and goes to search for her. Meanwhile, Ganesh's father dies in road mishap disturbed after he witnesses a boy committing suicide because his girlfriend left him. His friends desperately try to trace his whereabouts, but they cannot trace him. Peter ends up performing the last rites for Ganesh's father. Ganesh arrives and gets heartbroken that he could not even perform the cremation for his father.

At last, Sandhya realizes her love for Ganesh. She reveals her feelings for him and tells him that she loves him and wants to spend the rest of her life with him. But Ganesh rejects her love and tells her that he lost four years of his life and his father for her love and realizes it is not worth it. The next day, Sandhya is found to be standing at the bus stop, waiting for him to come. Meanwhile, Ganesh goes to attend his first interview suggested by his father.



  • Banner: Super Good Combines
  • Producer: R. B. Choudary
  • Director: Bheemaneni Sreenivasa Rao
  • Music: S. A. Raj Kumar
  • Story: Balasekhar
  • Screenplay: Bheemaneni Sreenivasa Rao
  • Editing: Gautham Raju
  • Cinematography: Mahindra
  • Dialogues: Chintapalli Ramana
  • Music : S. A. Rajkumar
  • Release date: 1 Jan 1998


Film score by
LabelAditya Music
ProducerS. A. Rajkumar
S. A. Rajkumar chronology

Music composed by S. A. Rajkumar helped the success of this film. Music was released by ADITYA Music Company.

1."Ye Swapnalokala"Sirivennela Sitarama SastrySP Balu4:46
2."Happy Happy"Shanmukha SharmaP.Jayachandran, Mano4:50
3."Suswagatham Navaragama"Shanmukha SharmaHariharan, Chitra, Jaspinder Narula4:16
4."Figure Maata"BhuvanachandraMano, SA Rajkumar5:06
5."Come Come"Shanmukha SharmaSA Rajkumar, Anuradha Sriram4:54
6."Aalayana Harathilo"Sirivennela Sitarama SastrySP Balu4:26
Total length:28:29


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