Prime Minister Narendra Modi and popular film personalities condoled the death of veteran Telugu actor Jaya Prakash Reddy.
The PM tweeted “Jaya Prakash Reddy impressed everyone with his unique acting style. He played many memorable roles in his long career. The World of Cinema has become a lot poorer with his passing away. My thoughts are with his family and fans.”
Nagarjuna Akkineni posted, “He was a fine gentleman, Mr Jaya Prakash Reddy Garu… My condolences to his family and may his soul rest in peace.”
Venkatesh tweeted, “I am extremely sad to hear about the sudden demise of my dear friend, Jaya Prakash Reddy garu. We were such a great combination onscreen. Will definitely miss him. RIP. Praying for his family and loved ones.”
Mahesh Babu wrote, “Saddened by the passing of Jaya Prakash Reddy garu. One of the Telugu film industry’s finest actor-comedians. Will always cherish the experience of working with him. Heartfelt condolences to his family and loved ones.”
S S Rajamouli stated, “Shocked & saddened to know about the sudden demise of #JayaPrakashReddy garu. Had great times working with him. Thanks for entertaining us with your versatility by portraying some memorable comedy and villian roles over the decades. May your soul rest in peace ”
NTR Junior tweeted, “అద్భుతమైన నటనతో అందరినీ అలరించిన జయప్రకాష్ రెడ్డి గారు ఇక లేరు అనే వార్త బాధాకరం. ఆయన ఆత్మ కు శాంతి కలగాలని కోరుకుంటున్నాను. Rest in Peace sir Jayaprakash Reddy Garu 🏻”.