Kerala CM Mourns Media Visionary Ramoji Rao's Death

Kerala Chief Minister Pinarayi Vijayan expressed deep sorrow over the demise of media mogul Ramoji Rao, praising his visionary contributions to the film and media sectors. Rao, who passed away in Hyderabad, is remembered for transforming the vernacular media landscape and his significant role in overcoming Kerala's crises.


PTI | Thiruvananthapuram | Updated: 08-06-2024 13:30 IST | Created: 08-06-2024 13:30 IST
Kerala CM Mourns Media Visionary Ramoji Rao's Death
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In a heartfelt tribute, Kerala Chief Minister Pinarayi Vijayan on Saturday mourned the loss of media mogul Ramoji Rao, describing him as a visionary who made remarkable contributions to the film and media sectors.

Rao, who breathed his last at a hospital in Hyderabad early Saturday morning, revolutionised the news and entertainment industries. In a message on his X handle, Chief Minister Vijayan highlighted Rao's relentless curiosity, foresight, and determination.

Vijayan emphasized Rao's pivotal role in the growth of vernacular media and his significant contributions to the film industry. He also recalled Rao's support for Kerala during crises, particularly his contributions to post-flood reconstruction efforts. The CM described Rao's death as a deep loss for the entire country, extending condolences to his grieving family and friends.

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