Widespread Telugu movie editor Gowtham Raju, who has labored in over 100 movies, died within the wee hours of Wednesday morning in Hyderabad. He breathed his final at a non-public hospital after battling some well being points for months.
Gowtham made his debut as an editor with Chiranjeevi’s 1981 movie Chattaniki Kallu Levu. A few of his different in style movies embrace Padamati Sandhya Ragam, Nari Nari Naduma Murari, Karthavyam, Meeting Rowdy and Peda Rayudu amongst others. A few of his latest movies are Chiranjeevi’s comeback movie, Khaidi No 15apart from Gabbar Singh, Sardaar Gabbar Singh, Contact Chesi Chudu and Katamarayudu.
Vamsi and Shekar, public relations officers in Telugu business, confirmed the information about Gowtham Raju’s demise. The duo took to Twitter to pay their respect to the veteran. “Senior editor Gautamraju garu handed away. Might his soul relaxation in peace. Energy to household, pals and family members (sic),” they wrote.
Composer MM Keeravani took to Twitter to share his condolences. “Saddened by untimely exit of Gouthamraju garu . Occurred to work with him for Dhammu. Large respect for his humility and expertise (sic),” Keeravani wrote.
Filmmaker Bobby wrote: “Shocked and saddened by the passing away of Veteran editor Gowtham Raju garu. Might his soul relaxation in peace. My deepest condolences to the members of the family (sic).” Author-Producer Kona Venkat additionally tweeted: “Very unhappy to listen to concerning the demise of the legendary Editor Sri. Goutham Raju garu. Had the privilege to work together with him on many memorable motion pictures (sic).”