Legendary actor and father of Mahesh Babu, Krishna, passed away suddenly on November 15 at a hospital in Hyderabad while receiving medical treatment. On November 14, he had a cardiac arrest and was put on a ventilator.
Days after his demise, Mahesh Babu has penned a heartfelt tribute for his ‘superstar’. He took to his social media accounts and shared a picture of his father.
Along with the picture, 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 (sic).”
— Mahesh Babu (@urstrulyMahesh) November 24, 2022
The legendary actor was laid to rest on November 16 in Hyderabad. He was cremated with full state honours at the Mahaprasthanam crematorium.