Hyderabad: Veteran Tollywood Actor Krishna here on Tuesday passed away at the age of 79, on November 15.
He is popularly known as Super Star Krishna in Telugu Film Industry; he took his last breath while undergoing treatment in a city private hospital.
The last rites will be performed on Wednesday in Hyderabad. The Veteran Telugu Actor had remained in an extremely critical condition, after suffering cardiac arrest on Monday wilt multi-organ failure and severe hypoxic brain injury.
Dr. G. N. Reddy, in a medical bulletin, said that the actor passed away t 4.09 am on Tuesday morning. “Over the last 24-hours, Ghattameneni Krishna remained critical following his admission in to our emergency ward with cardiac arrest. On resuscitation, he was shifted to Intensive Care Unit (ICU). Despite this, his condition remained critical with multi-organ failure and severe hypoxic brain injury. All possible acute critical care treatment was provided by various consultants,’’ Informed, Dr. Guru N Reddy.
As the news spread, Tollywood celebrities mourned over the demise of the Superstar Kirshna. Chiranjeevi, Balakrishna, Venkatesh, Nagarjuna, Pawan Kalyan, Ravi Teja, NTR, Ram Chanran and others offered their condolences to the legend.