Pic: Allu Arjun's throwback moment with his cousins

Tollywood hero Allu Arjun always manages to stay amid the headlines be it for his on-screen performances or off-screen style statements.

His superior dancing skills, charismatic screen-presence and the ability to entertain; struck the right chord with the younger audience of both the Telugu states, Kerala and some parts of north India.

The Ala Vaikunthapurramuloo actor took to Instagram and walked a trip down memory lane by sharing a throwback pic with his grandfather Allu Ramalingaiah and cousins, Ram Charan, Allu Sirish and Varun Tej.

Sharing a group photo which was clicked at the airport, Allu Arjun wrote “We all went to the airport to receive my grand father when he was honoured with Padma Shri . From Palakol to Padma Shri... what a journey ! #alluramalingaiah #padmashri #memories”

After stamping his authority as a popular comedian in Telugu cinema for several decades, Allu Ramalingaiah was awarded the Padma Shri in 1990 and the Raghupathi Venkaiah Award in 2001.