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Famous Telugu star, Mahesh Babu's elder brother, Ramesh Babu, had taken his last breath on January 8, 2022. The entire industry is sending their condolences to the veteran actor's family. The 56-year-old was taken to a private hospital in Hyderabad after his condition had deteriorated. After which, he was declared dead.
On January 9, 2022, Mahesh Babu took to his Instagram handle and shared a picture of his elder brother, Ramesh. Alongside it, he penned a heartfelt note and revealed how he had always inspired him. He wrote:
"You have been my inspiration. You have been my strength. You have been my courage. You have been my everything. If not for you, I would not have been half the man I am today. Thank you for everything you've done for me.. Now just rest...rest... In this life and if at all I have another, you’ll always be my 'Annaya'. Love you forever and ever and ever."
On January 9, 2022, Namrata also shared a picture of her bother-in-law, Ramesh. Along with it, she revealed how he had been the head of the family. She also revealed that she had learnt important life lessons from him. She wrote:
"Gone from our sight but never from our hearts. Annaya was the true pillar of our family. The life lessons he embodied...will always stay with us. We love you Annaya. Rest in eternal peace."
As per media reports, Ramesh Babu was suffering from liver-related problem for a long time. The film producer BA Raju had shared the family's statement about the veteran actor's demise. He had tweeted:
"It is with deep sorrow that we announce the passing of our beloved Ramesh Babu garu. He will continue to live on in our hearts forever. We request all our well-wishers to adhere to the COVID norms and avoid gathering at the cremation venue. - Ghattamaneni Family."
Our deepest condolence to the Ghattamaneni family!