Dad got peaceful death: Nagarjuna

Posted : January 22, 2014 at 9:42 am IST by ManaTelugu


Akkineni Nageswara Rao, 90, the last living legend of Telugu cinema passed away in wee hours of January 22 at Care hospital in Hyderabad. Son-actor Akkineni Nagarjuna told media, “Dad got a peaceful death. He breathed his last during deep sleep. Even last night, he was joyous with all of us.”

According to reports, the veteran actor was hospitalized later on Tuesday midnight and breathed his last at 2 A.M.

The body of Akkineni Nageswar Rao has been shifted from Care hospital to Annapurna Studios where it will be placed for public viewing from 9.30 AM Today (Wednesday). Nagarjuna appeals fans to maintain peace and calm.