Hyderabad: Chief Minister K Chandrashekhar Rao has expressed his condolences at the untimely demise of Sri. Nadamuri Harikrishna who passed away on Wednesday.
The Chief Minister recalled the services of the actor and former MP in the field of politics and cinema.
In a message, he expressed his deep condolences to the members of the bereaved family.
Harikrishna died in a road accident in Telangana’s Nalgonda district early on Wednesday, doctors said. He was 61.
A former Rajya Sabha member, and a former Andhra Pradesh minister, Harikrishna sustained critical head injuries when the car in which he was traveling along with two others overturned near Anneparthi.
The vehicle, being driven by Harikrishna, hit the divider while overtaking a vehicle and collided with another vehicle coming from the opposite direction.
He was shifted to Kamineni Hospital at Narketpally, where he succumbed. Two others accompanying him were injured.
Harikrishna, son of Telugu Desam Party (TDP) founder and former Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister N.T. Rama Rao, was on his way to Nellore district of Andhra Pradesh to attend a marriage.
He was a member of the TDP politburo and brother-in-law of TDP President and Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister N. Chandrababu Naidu.