Telugu superstar Mahesh Babu lost his father earlier this month. The south film industry was shaken mourning the demise of veteran actor Ghattamaneni Siva Rama Krishna Murthy. 10 days after the death emotional Mahesh Babu recalls his father. He penned a heart-touching note in memory of the late actor.
In the letter, he remembered his late father calling him an inspiration. He also mentioned that his life was celebrated and it will be celebrated even after him. Mahesh promised to carry his legacy forward. Krishna took his last breath at the age of 79 years in the early hours of 15th November. He was admitted to a hospital due to cardiac arrest.
On Thursday, Mahesh Babu shared an emotional message on his social media posting an old black-and-white picture of his father. He wrote, “Your life was celebrated… your passing is being celebrated even more… Such is your greatness. You lived your life fearlessly… daring and dashing was your nature. My inspiration… my courage… and all that I looked up to and all that really mattered are gone just like that. But strangely, I feel this strength in me which I never really felt before… Now I’m fearless… Your light will shine in me forever… I will carry your legacy forward… I will make you even more proud… Love you Nanna.. My Superstar ♥️♥️♥️”
Several celebrities reacted to Mahesh Babu’s post. Telugu star Kaushal Manda wrote, “Stay strong sir..we all are praying for you to give you more strength & courage. Super Star gari blessings are always with you to see more n more bigger.” Adnan Sajid Khan commented, “R.I.P Legend Krishna garu.”
Krishna worked in over 350 films in a career spanning over four decades. Debuting as a lead actor in the 1965 film Thene Manasulu. In the year 2009, he was awarded the coveted Padma Bhushan.
The year 2022 was like a nightmare for Mahesh Babu. Not just that he lost his father Krishna but he also lost 2 more close family members this year. He mourned the demise of his brother Ramesh in January and his mother Indira Devi in September. The death of father Krishna on 15th November was his third big loss this year.