The last rites of Telugu comedian Dharmavarapu Subramanyam, who breathed his last at his P&T colony residence in Dilsukhnagar on Saturday, will be held today (Monday, December 09, 2013). The actor hailed from Komminenivari Palem of Ballikuruva mandal in Prakasham district. As per reports, his family has planned to perform his funeral ceremony in his native.
Dharmavarapu Subramanyam was suffering from a liver disorder and cancer. He had been admitted to the Geetha Hospital in Hyderabad and was recently discharged. He lost his fight against cancer on Saturday night. His body was kept at his house for public to pay their last respect to him. His mortal remains will be taken to his native Komminenivari Palem, where his last rites will be performed.
He was one of the most talented character artistes in Tollywood and he had rocked the Telugu audience with his unique comedy timing for more than two decades. Having acted in nearly 800 Telugu movies in his career spanning two and half decades, Dharmavarapu Subramanyam had signed several new projects. But his sudden death has created an irreplaceable gap in the industry. His demise has doomed Tollywood in the pool of shock and sadness.
While a few stars expressed their shock on his death on Twitter and Facebook, many other celebs have visited his residence and paid their last respect to the actor. Continue to see their photos in the slideshow.