Mahesh Babu Father Krishna was a leading actor who acted in more than 350 films in various languages.
Telugu superstar Krishna died aged 79 on Tuesday at a hospital in Hyderabad. The actor was admitted to the Continental Hospital in Hyderabad on Monday due to respiratory issues. He also suffered a cardiac arrest after which he was revived by the doctor. Krishna, who was Telugu superstar Mahesh Babu father, breathed his last at around 2 am on Tuesday. The news of his death has left the Telugu film industry in shock.
Twitter is abuzz with condolences and trends in the name of superstar Krishna who was a popular star in the film industry. As reported by India Today, the doctor revived him after 20 minutes of CPR on Monday night when he was rushed to the hospital. However, his health started deteriorating again and he died during the wee hours of Tuesday.
While the friends and the fans are dealing with the loss, it’s devastating for Mahesh Babu and his family who were already trying to come to terms with the loss of their mother, Indira Devi. The actor’s mother passed away in September 2022. The details regarding Krishna’s funeral and last rites are yet to be announced.
Mahesh Babu Father Superstar Krishna Dies
Mahesh Babu Fans offered their condolences by taking to Twitter. A person wrote, “Can’t even imagine what Super Star #MaheshBabu might be going through right now. Losing immediate family members in the same year is so heartbreaking to say the least. More power to him and his family .” A tweet also read,”Rest in peace 🙏🙏🙏The LEGENDERY Actor… #KrishnaGaru is No more🙏😢Stay strong @urstrulyMahesh Anna 🙌🙌❣️Prabhas fans are Always with you Annaya…….”.
Another person tweeted, “Oka Year Lone Anna ni, Amma & Nanna ni Kolpoyav 😭💔 Can’t Imagine Your Situation @urstrulyMahesh Anna 🙏🏻😢Stay Strong My Hero 😓🙏.” Aother fan wrote, “When there were no multiplexes nor much of easy access to theatres Doordarshan Sunday’s Telugu movie was a must watch & one of those famous Matinee Idol was #SuperStarKrishna garu.
First Star to do a Naxal Role !
Rest in Peace #Krishna garu 🙏🏾”
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Mr Krishna, originally Ghattamaneni Siva Rama Krishna Murthy, had acted in 350 films and was one of the top actors of his time. He was also a successful director and producer. He was honoured with the Padma Bhushan in 2009.
Krishna is survived by his children Mahesh Babu, Naresh Babu, Padmavathi, Manjula and Priyadarshini.
May his soul rest in peace!