Ramoji Group Chairman and ETV Network Chief Ramoji Rao passes away, PM Modi expresses grief

Ramoji Rao was considered a big personality in the media world. He was the owner of Ramoji Film City and ETV Network. In the year 2016, he was also awarded the Padma Vibhushan.

Bhoomi Goyal
Published on: 8 Jun 2024 7:22 AM GMT
Ramoji Group Chairman and ETV Network Chief Ramoji Rao passes away, PM Modi expresses grief
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Ramoji Rao, Chairman of Ramoji Group of Companies, passed away at the age of 87. He breathed his last in a hospital in Hyderabad this morning. He was ill for a long time and was admitted to the hospital. Ramoji Rao was considered a big personality in the media world. He was the owner of Ramoji Film City and ETV Network. In the year 2016, he was also awarded the Padma Vibhushan.

According to the information, Ramoji Rao was admitted to a hospital in Hyderabad on June 5 after he suffered from high blood pressure and shortness of breath. PM Modi has also expressed grief over the death of Ramoji Rao. He wrote on X with his photo, "This is sad, he was a visionary who brought a revolution in Indian media. His rich contributions left an indelible mark on journalism and film world. With his remarkable efforts, he set new standards of innovation and excellence in the media and entertainment world."

PM Modi wrote on X that Ramoji Rao garu was very passionate about the development of the country. I am fortunate that I got many opportunities to interact with him and benefit from his wisdom. My condolences to his family, friends and countless fans in this difficult time. Om Shanti.

Senior BJP leader G Kishan Reddy has condoled the death of Ramoji Rao. He tweeted on X, "Saddened by the demise of Shri Ramoji Rao garu, his "remarkable contribution" to Telugu media and journalism is commendable. I express my deepest condolences to his family members."

Ramoji Rao was an Indian film producer and head of the production company Ushakiran Movies. He was also known as Cherukuri Ramoji Rao. He was the owner of the world's largest film production facility, Ramoji Film City. He was also awarded the National Award and Filmfare Awards for his significant contribution to the cinema world.

Bhoomi Goyal

Bhoomi Goyal

English Content Writer in Newstrack from Jaipur, Rajasthan. (Education, Business, Technology, Political, Sports, Lifestyle, Crime and Webstories)

My self Bhoomi Goyal from Jaipur, Rajasthan. I have passed my Master's in Journalism and Mass Communication this year. I worked in Rajasthan Patrika for six months as an intern. I am working here from June 1st. I passed my graduation in BCA from Rajasthan University and master's in journalism and mass communication from Vivekananda Global University, Jaipur.

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