Krishna, the iconic Actor Who Shaped Telugu Cinema, Dies at 79

He took his last breath in a private super-specialty clinic.

On November 14, Krishna experienced a massive cardiac arrest and was rushed to the hospital. He was revived after 20 minutes of CPR.

He died around 4 am, and many other Telugu cinema patrons had to check out the untimely death. The sudden disappearance of Krishna left the film industry in a state of shock.

Mahesh Babu is the son of the most renowned veteran actor.

The actor has starred in over 350 movies and was among the greatest actors.

His other skills and successes as an editor and producer made him an excellent director.

In 2009, he was honored with the Padma Bhushan award.

His wife and his elder son also died this year.