Veteran film director and former Union Minister of State Dasari Narayana Rao was cremated today with state honours at his farm house in Moinabad, 60 kms from Hyderabad.
Tollywood celebs, political leaders and common public gathered in large numbers to pay their last respects to the filmmaker who passed away on Tuesday in a private hospital after battling a prolonged illness. A police contingent presented with a gun salute after Dasari Narayana’s eldest son Harihara Prabhu lit the funeral pyre. The ace director holds Limca World Record for directing the most films.
Film personalities such as Pawan Kalyan, Daggubati Venkatesh, Allu Arjun, Junior NTR, Narayana Murthy, Vijayachander, Raghvendra Rao, Naga Babu, Diarayana Murthy, Raghvendra Rao, Mohan Babu, Dil Raju, Krishna, Nassar and Trivikram Srinivas bid a tearful adieu to the director.