Padma Bhushan veteran actor Krishna, Mahesh Babu’s Father passes away
Ghattamaneni Siva Rama Krishna Murthy aka Krishna – the veteran Indian actor, director and producer known for his works predominantly in Telugu cinema, the father of superstar Mahesh Babu died of cardiac arrest today at 4 :am. Mr. Krishna was 80 years old.
Mr Krishna – the former ‘superstar’ who appeared in around three hundred and fifty films, in a career spanning five decades, was reportedly brought to the emergency department of Continental Hospital in Hyderabad on Monday, November 14 at around 2 am and was put on ventilator.
Mr Krishna was getting treated by a multi-disciplinary team of doctors but unfortunately couldn,t survive.
Apart from actor, Mr Krishna was also a successful director and producer. He was honoured with the Padma Bhushan in 2009.
The entire Telugu film industry is in shock. Social media is abuzz with condolences to Mahesh Babu, Krishna's son, and the entire family.
More details regarding the funeral and the last rites will be announced soon.
We at cineblues pray for the eternal peace of the departed soul