Renowned Telugu actor and former Union Minister Uppalapati Krishnam Raju last rites will be held at Kanaka Mamidi Farm House, Near Chevella, Moinabad at 01:00 PM. Until then mortal remains of Prabhas’ uncle will be kept at his residence located at Road No. 28, Jubilee Hills in Hyderabad. Many celebrities from the film industry and the politician have already paid their tributes to the late legend. The final journey will begin from his residence at 11:30 AM.
Krishnam Raju breathed his last yesterday morning. In the film industry he was best known as Rebel Star. A video of Prabhas breaking down into tears after the death of his uncle Krishnam Raju is going viral on social media platforms. Megastar Chiranjeevi and Telugu superstar Mahesh Babu were there to console him.
Several celebrities from the South industry including veteran actors Mohan Babu, Jr NTR, Murali Mohan, Mahesh Babu, directors Trivikram Srinivas, Allu Arjun, Raghavendra Rao and others came to pay tributes to Krishnam Raju. They all consoled his family members and Prabhas.
Krishnam Raju was born on 20th January 1940 in the West Godavari district. He made his film debut in 1966 with ‘Chilaka Gorinka’. His popular movies are ‘Amara Deepam’, ‘Sita Ramulu’, ‘Katakataala Rudraiah’ and he was last seen in Radhe Shyam.