Hyderabad: Veteran Telugu actor Krishna, father of famous person Mahesh Babu, was on Monday admitted to a non-public super-specialty hospital right here for cardiac-related well being points and his condition was acknowledged to be critical.
Krishna (aged about 80 years) was dropped at the emergency division of the hospital at 1.15 am on Monday in cardiac arrest, medical doctors mentioned.
CPR (cardiopulmonary resuscitation) was carried out instantly and he was shifted to the ICU for therapy and remark, they mentioned.
Krishna’s condition was critical and he was being handled on ventilator.
An professional, multi-disciplinary group of medical doctors was intently monitoring his condition, they mentioned, including that his relations have been knowledgeable about his condition accordingly.
Krishna, whose actual identify is Ghattamaneni Sivarama Krishna, is called famous person within the Telugu movie business. He had begun his profession in early Sixties and acted in about 350 movies in his lengthy profession.
Known for his good-nature and brave choices, Krishna earned ever-lasting fame along with his portrayal of the position of Alluri Sitarama Raju, a legendary freedom fighter in coastal Andhra Pradesh.
Krishna’s first spouse Indira Devi handed away in September this 12 months, whereas his elder son Ramesh Babu breathed his final in January. His second spouse Vijaya Nirmala handed away in June, 2019.