Veteran Telugu producer Pokuri Rama Rao died of corona virus last night. Rama Rao is brother of popular Tollywood producer Pokuri Babu Rao who made numerous films under Eetaram Films.
Pokuri Rama Rao is said to have admitted in a Private Hospital and he breathed his last on Friday. This is the first corona death in Tollywood.
Producer Bandla Ganesh was the first Tollywood celebrity to test positive for Covid 19. He had recovered in a very short span and was tested corona negative recently.
Few Telugu TV serial artists were also victims of the disease. Freshly, Bigg Boss fame Ravi Krishna who is also a TV artist tested positive for Corona.