Kovid 19 succumbs to senior makeup artist Gangadhar
A senior makeup man from Gangadhar died today in a private hospital in Hyderabad. His companions are saddened by his demise.
Written by Gangadhar Kovid, Senior Makeup Artist for Covid 19 ..
A few days after Ravi’s demise of Tollywood writer-director Nandyala, Gangadhar, a makeup artist who has worked for Telugu, Tamil, Kannada and Hindi film industries for 25 years, has undergone treatment. Hyderabad to undergo a private hospital in Corona. It is learned that Gangadhar’s Kovid test was done after the symptoms were revealed. By the time the test came back positive, his symptoms had become severe. He was admitted to a hospital, but a few days after his hospitalization his parameters deteriorated.
The death of Gangadhar has been mourned by Telugu actor Shivaji, whose personal makeup man was the deceased artist. Producer Bekum Venugopal entered the industry and expressed deep sympathy through his production house Lucky Media. “Gangadhar has been a part of my filmography ever since I started making films. He was consistently right from the days of ‘Tata Birla Madhyamo Laila’. He was not only a good friend, but also a well-wisher. I believe that “Don’t say that Gangadhar is no more. It seems that a family member has died,” Venugopal said.
Among others, Sri Vishnu and Vishwa Sen among the actors also mourned the loss. The yet-to-be-released ‘Pagal’ will be Gangadhar’s posthumous release and final work.
Gangadhar was being searched for 25 years. Recipient of Nandi Puraskar (Andhra Pradesh State Award), he was honored for his discipline and commitment.
Producer Yalamanchi is coordinating the funeral of Ravichand Gangadhar.