He had been undergoing treatment at Star Hospital for more than four months for breathing ailment and lungs problem. Parameswara Rao who was born on 15 March 1948 in Mekavari Palem, Krishna district later migrated to Basavapalem, Gangavati district, Karnataka.
He is survived by his wife Jhansi Lakshmi, daughter Nirmala, sons Srikanth and Anil. Family members revealed that the final rites will be performed today afternoon after 2 PM. Tollywood celebrities condoled to the death of Srikanth's father Meka Parameswara Rao.