Popular comedian and serial actor Gundu Hanumantha Rao passed away at his residence in Erragadda in the wee hours of Monday.
He breathed his last at around 3.30 AM due to heart-related ailments. He was 61. He is survived by his son. He is well known for his role in Amrutham TV serial. He received three Nandi Awards from the State government.
Gundu Hanumantha Rao entered Telugu film industry with Jandhyala's movie Aha Na Pellanta and acted in more than 400 movies. Telugu film industry plunged into deep grief with his sudden demise.
His final rites likely to take place at Erragadda Burial Ground today.