Senior comedian Mada Venkateswar Rao passes away yesterday, i.e October 24th, 2015 at a private hospital in Hyderbad. Mada breathed his last at the age of 65. He had been suffering from breathing ailments for a while and he got admitted to the hospital on October 14th.
His funeral will be held on coming wednesday as his younger daughter has to come from USA. Few media houses reported earlier that he died but later proved to be untrue.
Mada started his career as a theatre artist and went to do more than 60 films in his career. He got his first break with Dasari Narayana Rao’s ‘Chillara Kottu Chittema’. Before making his career in film industry, he worked as an engineer in the state electricity department.