Mahesh Babu’s brother and actor-director Ramesh Babu passes away: Actor Mahesh Babu’s elder brother and actor Krishna’s elder son Ghattamaneni Ramesh Babu passed away on Saturday night due to health complications. He was 56 years old. Sources close to Ramesh Babu’s family informed about his death. GMB Entertainment, the official Twitter handle of Mahesh Babu Entertainment, said on Saturday night, “We are deeply saddened to announce the passing of our dear Ghattamaneni Ramesh Babu Garu. He will live on in our hearts forever.”
The tweet said that the family members appeal to the well-wishers to follow the rules of COVID-19 in view of the prevailing circumstances and not to gather at the crematorium.
Ramesh Babu started his career as a child artist in his father Krishna’s films and later he played the lead role in many films. After this he ventured into film production and produced films like ‘Arjun’ and ‘Atithi’. Actor Chiranjeevi tweeted, “Shocked and deeply saddened to learn of the passing of Shri G Ramesh Babu. I extend my condolences to Shri Krishna Garu, Mahesh and all his family members. May God give strength to the family to deal with this tragic loss.” (bhasha)