Telugu superstar Mahesh Babu’ elder brother Ramesh Babu died on Saturday night at the age of 56. After the family shared the news of his death on social media late Saturday night, several celebrities from the Telugu film industry offered their condolences. The sources say that Ramesh Babu had been battling liver-related ailments for a long time but his death was sudden.
The news of his death was confirmed by the production house GMB Entertainment, owned by the family by sharing a post. “An official press statement from the Ghattamaneni family over the untimely demise of Shri Ghattamaneni Ramesh Babu garu.” Ramesh Babu, who started his film career as a child actor, had also produced some of Mahesh Babu’ films.
Mahesh Babu, was unable to attend the last rites of his brother on Sunday. Bharat Ane Nenu fame star returned from a vacation in Dubai with family and tested positive for Covid-19. He is currently in quarantine and under home-isolation till he recovers. As he is corona Positive, unable to attend the final rites of his elder brother.
Other family members went to the last rites of Ramesh Babu that took place at Mahaprasthanam on Sunday afternoon. MAA President Vishnu Manchu also attended the last rites of Superstar Krishna’ son.
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