Hyderabad: Popular character actor and stage artist Rallapalli passed away here on Friday. He was 73.
For the last few days, Rallapalli was undergoing treatment at a private hospital following ill health and he breathed his last today.
Rallapalli Narasimha Rao has acted in over 850 films after making his debut in ‘Kukka Katuku Cheppu Debba’ movie in 1979. He was born on August 15, 1945 at Kambaduru in Ananthapur district of Andhra Pradesh.
On Friday night, close relatives and friends of Rallapalli Venkata Narsimha Rao, shifted the late actor’s body from Maxcure Hospitals, Madhapur to Nizam’s Institute of Medical Sciences (NIMS). The body will be kept at NIMS till the actor’s daughter, who resides in United States, reaches Hyderabad on Sunday.
The last rites of Rallapalli are to be performed at Mahaprasthanam, on Sunday.