Krishnam Raju, popularly known as the Rebel Star of the Telugu industry passed away. He was 83 and was hospitalised last evening, it seems. Reports stated that Krishnam Raju had been hospitalised for a few routine checkups and that there was nothing to worry about. However, the news of his demise has come as a huge shock to the industry and also to the fans and well-wishers. Veteran actor Krishnam Raju has worked for more than five decades. He is the uncle of popular star Prabhas. The demise of Krishnam Raju is being mourned by several celebs and fans. Also Read – Radhe Shyam: Prabhas-Pooja Hegde action-romance to release on OTT before the expected date; dull box office collections the reason?
Prabhas’ uncle Krishnam Raju passes away
As per the latest reports, the veteran actor, producer and politician Krishnam Raju passed away in the wee hours of 11th September 2022. It is being said that the superstar had been having some health-related issues for which he was being treated at a private hospital. When he was hospitalised recently, it was stated that the actor was supposed to get discharged in the next couple of days. However, it seems Krishnam Raju’s health deteriorated and he breathed his last in the wee hours today. Also Read – Tuesday Trivia: Did you know? Prabhas wanted to QUIT acting after Saaho
Celebs mourn the demise of Krishnam Raju
The Telugu superstar was respected and adored by one and all in the industry. His demise has left everyone devastated. Karthikeya 2 star Nikhil Siddhartha, Gopichand, Allari Naresh and other stars have mourned the loss of the legendary actor. Twitter is flooded with condolence messages and prayers post for the late actor. Prabhas was very close to his uncle. The latter played a pivotal role in his career. Check out the tweets here: Also Read – Did you know Prabhas made a special appearance in THIS Bollywood disaster before emerging a pan-India star?
Rest In Peace Rebel Star ! pic.twitter.com/BjSKeCbIMR
— Chiranjeevi Konidela (@KChiruTweets) September 11, 2022
— Nikhil Siddhartha (@actor_Nikhil) September 11, 2022
— Pallavi Kumari (@pallavi0305) September 11, 2022
రెబల్ స్టార్ కృష్ణంరాజు ఇక లేరు..హైదరాబాద్ లో ఈ రోజు తెల్లవారుజామున 3.25 నిమిషాలకు కన్నుమూశారు. ఆయనకు భార్య, ముగ్గురు కుమార్తెలు.
ఆయన వయస్సు 83సం.
రేపు ఉదయం హైదరాబాద్ లో అంత్యక్రియలు జరుగుతాయని కుటుంబ సభ్యులు తెలిపారు. #krishnamraju @PrabhasSaahoFan pic.twitter.com/tagjUxr2Vw
— DONTHU RAMESH (@DonthuRamesh) September 11, 2022
A Bad Morning! Truly shocking..
Hard to believe that #KrishnamRaju garu is no more!
REST IN PEACE SIR
My deepest condolences to Prabhas Anna, family and friends! pic.twitter.com/Vg2aLrNZsp
— Naga Shaurya (@IamNagashaurya) September 11, 2022
This can’t be true. Such a great human being ?? we will miss you dearly sir. Ur contribution to the film industry and the society Wil live on forever and ever. Om Shanti #KrishnamRaju garu. We will love you forever?? pic.twitter.com/RwgAFG8GaM
— Hanu Raghavapudi (@hanurpudi) September 11, 2022
— Vikash Tiwary (@ivikashtiwary) September 11, 2022
I still cannot believe this.
Really shocked and saddened to hear about the sudden demise of our dear Rebel star #KrishnamRaju garu. Industry lost one of its pillars today .
May his soul rest in peace. Om Shanthi ?? pic.twitter.com/Q3RxZJHcYW
— Sree Vishnu (@sreevishnuoffl) September 11, 2022
Shocked and saddened by the sudden demise of Shri #KrishnamRaju garu,
We Miss you Sir, May your soul rest in peace. ?
Strength to #Prabhas Garu, Family members and loved ones. pic.twitter.com/428luYH0ot
— Bobby (@dirbobby) September 11, 2022
Deeply saddened and shocked to hear about the passing of #KrishnamRaju garu. He is a kind hearted, Legendary actor and one of the Strong Pillars of Telugu cinema. My Heartfelt Condolences to his family and dear ones. Om Shanti ?#RIPKrishnamRajuGaru pic.twitter.com/xEJrny8bGH
— SRIKANTH MEKA (@actorsrikanth) September 11, 2022
Big loss to #Prabhas
— Suresh Kondi (@SureshKondi_) September 11, 2022
Heartbroken ?. #KrishnamRaju ? Our family has lost our elder. A Legend.
Saddened to hear about the sudden passing on of #KrishnamRaju garu.
Your contribution to the industry is irreplaceable sir.May your soul rest in peace.
My Heartfelt condolences to his family members and the dearest ones…Om Shanti ??
— BA Raju’s Team (@baraju_SuperHit) September 11, 2022
Deeply saddened by the demise of #krishnamraju garu. My heartfelt condolences to prabhas anna and his family.
— Satya Dev (@ActorSatyaDev) September 11, 2022
— Vikash Tiwary (@ivikashtiwary) September 11, 2022
— Gopichandh Malineni (@megopichand) September 11, 2022
Deeply Saddened to hear about the sudden demise of #KrishnamRaju garu.
Sending my Heartfelt condolences to his near and dearest ones. A person who will always be remembered through his acting?? May your soul rest in peace sir. #RipKrishnamRaju pic.twitter.com/xjLKlj5cr8
— kaushal manda (@kaushalmanda) September 11, 2022
Extremely Saddened to hear about the demise of the Legendary Actor Sri #KrishnamRaju Garu.
Our prayers & deepest condolences are with his family in this tough time. May his soul Rest In Peace. pic.twitter.com/uUvKh0h3sw
— Geetha Arts (@GeethaArts) September 11, 2022
— Santosh Prabhas (@SantoshPrabhass) September 11, 2022
I am at loss of words! #KrishnamRaju my brother.
— Mohan Babu M (@themohanbabu) September 11, 2022
— Kabir Duhan Singh (@Kabirduhansingh) September 11, 2022
Deeply saddened to hear about the demise of #KrishnamRaju garu. He was a kind soul and a pillar of this industry. My prayers are with his family,near and dear. May his soul rest in peace. ?
— Allari Naresh (@allarinaresh) September 11, 2022
Very sad to learn of the passing away of the legendary #KrishnamRaju garu.. my few meetings with him have always been him being so humble kind and generous..Prayers of strength to Prabhas and his family.. Om Shanti ??
— Anasuya Bharadwaj (@anusuyakhasba) September 11, 2022
— Akhilesh Rajana (@AkhileshRr) September 11, 2022
Deeply Saddened by the sudden demise of #KrishnamRaju garu.
May his soul rest in peace! ??
My heartfelt condolences to Prabhas garu and his family.
— Anil Ravipudi (@AnilRavipudi) September 11, 2022
Krishnam Raju was last seen in Prabhas and Pooja Hegde starrer Radhe Shyam. He played the role of Paramahamsa in the movie. Krishnam Raju was also going to produce and present Prabhas’ next, tentatively titled Prabhas 21. The veteran actor worked in more than 190 films in his career spanning over five decades. In the later 1990s, he joined politics and also served as a Union Minister in the cabinet of India’s former Prime Minister Atal Bihari Vajpayee. He was the first actor to do so.
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