Actor Ram Pothineni
was bereaved after his grandfather Pothineni Subba Rao
passed away due to age-related illness in Vijayawada
on Tuesday. Father of producer Sravanthi Ravi Kishore
, Subba Rao’s health deteriorated over the last couple of weeks and he succumbed to his illness at the age of 91. After the demise of his grandfather, Ram took to his social media handle to share a heartfelt note. “From humble beginnings of a lorry driver in Vijayawada sleeping with lorry tires under your bed to providing & caring for your family,you’ve always had the heart of a King. You’ve shown us that richness comes not from what’s in your pocket but from what lies in your heart. Thank you for dreaming big for your children & making them what they are today. Rest In Peace, Tatagaru (sic),” Ram said.
On the workfront, Ram Pothineni will soon join the sets of his upcoming Telugu-Tamil bilingual with director Lingu Swamy. Uppena actress Krithi Shetty will play the female lead in the film.