Cherukuri Ramoji Rao, the illustrious founder of Ramoji Film City in Hyderabad, passed away on June 8, 2024, at the age of 87. A towering figure in Indian cinema, his death marks the end of an era, leaving behind an indelible legacy. Ramoji Rao was admitted to the hospital on June 5, suffering from high blood pressure and breathlessness. Despite undergoing surgery and being placed on ventilation support, his condition worsened, ultimately leading to his demise.

May his soul rest in peace, and heartfelt condolences to his friends and family during this difficult time.