Kumari Sachu is a living legend and she has been around for nearly five decades and acted in more than 500 films in five languages. She has worked with CN Annadurai, MGR, Karunanidhi, NT Rama Rao and Jalalalithaa. Sri Krishna Gana Sabha in Chennai, honored Kumari Sachu with the Nadaga Soodamani award on April 6th, 2012. The award was presented by R Nataraj, the chairman of TNPSC to Sachu for her many achievements in drama and cinema.
Luminaries like KA Alladin IAS, AVM Saravanan, Vyjayanthi Mala, AR Srinivasan, Deva, Susheela, Rajasulochana, and Kanchana graced the event organized by PRO Majordasan and Y Prabhu, the General Secretary of Sri Krishna Gana Sabha. It was a proud moment for the veteran artiste.