Kanthamaneni Uma Maheswari, a renowned actress and the daughter of NT Rama Rao, the former chief minister of Andhra Pradesh, committed suicide on Monday. She was discovered hanged at her Hyderabad home. The funeral services for Uma were held today, on Wednesday morning, and brother Balakrishna was present.
Balakrishna has been stopping by Uma Maheswari's house every day since the news of her passing broke. The actor is heartbroken about the loss of his sister. According to media sources, she committed suicide on Monday owing to health problems and depression.
However, it is unknown why she made this significant decision. A case has been filed under Section 174 of the 1973 Code of Criminal Procedure (Police to enquire and report on suicide, etc.).
In addition to Balakrishna, pictures of Uma's sister Bhuvaneshwari, her nephews Kalyan Ram and Nara Lokesh, as well as other family members, were seen at Maheswari's house in Hyderabad.
In December 2021, Uma Maheswari got married for the second time. She got married to K Sreenevasa Prasad. Her two daughters survived her. Of the 12 children born to Telugu Desam Party (TDP) founder Sr. NTR, Uma Maheshwari was the youngest.
N Harikrishna, an actor, a former minister, and the father of Jr. NTR was one of NT Rama Rao's eight sons and four daughters. He died in a tragic accident.