Veteran comedy artiste Potti Veeraiah, also called Gattu Veeraiah, handed away on Sunday night at a non-public hospital in Hyderabad on account of heart-related illnesses. He was 75. According to the main points shared by his members of the family, his funeral will happen on Monday.
Veeraiah has achieved greater than 300 movies in Telugu ceinma. He acted in superhits akin to Tata Manavadu, Jaganmohini and Yugandhar, amongst others. He additionally carried out in Tamil, Kannada, Hindi, and Malayalam films.
He was born in Phanigiri village of Suryapeta district, Telangana. Before commencing his profession as a movie actor, he was a stage artiste. He made his performing debut with the B Vittalacharya directorial Aggi Dora in 1967.
Megastar Chiranjeevi prolonged his condolences to the late actor’s household. “I am saddened to hear the demise of Shri Potti Veeraiah, who garnered a special place in the film industry and among the audiences with his acting in more than 300 films and by overcoming all the barriers in his professional and personal life. My condolences to the bereaved family. May the god bless his soul with peace,” Chiranjeevi mentioned in a press release.