Actor and politician Krishnam Raju who is also an uncle to Prabhas passed away at the age of 82 on Sunday morning. As per a PTI report, he was suffering from post-Covid-19 ailments. The entire South industry is mourning his demise as some of them even have attended the last rites of the veteran actor. Recently, a video of the Baahubali star is circulating on social media where Prabhas is completely shaken and broken down in tears after his uncle’s death.
On the other hand, Anushka Shetty who was equally close to Krishnam shared a heartwarming post on Instagram and wrote, “Rest in peace our very own Krishnam raju garu … a legend a soul with the biggest heart ..U will live on in our hearts”. Other actors like Chiranjeevi, Allu Arjun, Mahesh Babu, Jr NTR, Gopichand, Ravi Teja, Nani, Vijay Deverakonda, SS Rajamouli, Nikhil Siddhartha, Rakul Preet Singh and many more have paid him special tribute on social media.
Mahesh Babu tweeted, “Shocked to learn that Krishnam Raju garu is no more… A very sad day for me and the entire industry. His life, his work and his immense contribution to cinema will always be remembered. My deepest condolences to Prabhas and the entire family during this difficult time” Whereas Ram Charan said, “It was quite saddening to hear the news of Krishnam Raju Garu passing away. His work for cinema and society will always be cherished.. May his soul rest is peace. My condolences to his family, friends and fans”