Telugu Actor Rallapalli Narasimha Rao Passed Away at Age 74

The Veteran Telugu Actor Rallapalli Narasimha Rao Passed Away at Age 74 today (May 17th, 2019) late evening. Rallapalli was suffering from ill health for the past few days and finally breathed his last today. He was hospitalized in Max Cure Hospital in Hyderabad and died on Friday evening at 6 pm following a cardiac arrest, hospital sources said. He was admitted to the hospital on May 15, they said.

Rallapalli began his acting career in theatre at a young age and subsequently entered films. Veteran Actor Rallapalli Narasimha Rao acted in more than 800 films and was popular as a comedian and character artiste. He had also worked as a staff artist in the Ministry of Information and Broadcasting. Rallapalli Narasimha Rao was a five-time winner of the prestigious Nandi award in undivided Andhra Pradesh. Some of his well-known films include ‘Thoorpu velleRailu’, ‘Srivariki Prema Lekha’ and ‘Rendu Rellu Aaru’.

Telugu Actor Rallapalli Narasimha Rao Passed Away at Age 74

Actor Rallapalli Venkata Narasimha Rao played pivotal roles in films such as Bombay and Minsara Kanavu in Tamil. He has received three state Nandi Awards, including the Nandi Award for Best Actor in 1976 for the National Award winning film Oorummadi Brathukulu, the Nandi Award for Best Male Comedian in 1986, and the Nandi Award for Best Supporting actor – Television for Ganapathi.