The popular Telugu actor Mahesh Babu paid a touching homage to his late father, actor Krishna Garu, on his verified social media account. Mahesh posted a vintage photo of the deceased star. Mahesh honored his father, calling him his inspiration and his courage.
Young Krishna Garu was seen standing for the camera and flashing his million-dollar smile in the black-and-white image. The post's description said,
The Sarileru Neekevvaru actor said, “My inspiration… my courage… and all that I looked up to and all that really mattered are gone just like that. But strangely, I feel this strength in me which I never really felt before... Now I’m fearless... Your light will shine in me forever... I will carry your legacy forward… I will make you even more proud… Love you Nanna.. My Superstar,” adding a few heart emojis.
Many of his 9.2 million Instagram followers reacted to the picture, writing, “Haven't read anything as beautiful as these lines about a father,” while another added, “Carry the legacy of your father as you are doing now.” Kaushal Manda, a Telugu actor, and model commented, “we all are praying for you to give you more strength & courage. Super Star gari blessings are always with you to see more n more bigger.”
For the uninitiated, Ghattamaneni Siva Rama Krishna Murthy alias Krishna was brought unconscious to Continental Hospitals in Gachibowli on November 15 after experiencing a cardiac arrest. According to a report by PTI, the deceased actor was receiving care and using a ventilator in the intensive care unit.