Telugu anchor and actor Thummala Narsimha Reddy aka TNR passes away due to COVID complications; Vijay Deverakonda, Nani mourn his demise

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Telugu YouTube host, film journalist, and actor Thummala Narsimha Reddy aka TNR passed away on Monday (May 10) morning in Hyderabad due to Covid-19 related complications. He tested positive for Covid last week. He was hospitalized in Malkajgiri, Hyderabad. As per reports, his oxygen level dropped.

TNR was a popular Telugu actor who worked in films like Subrahmanyapuram, Nene Raju Nene Mantri, George Reddy, Savaari, Falaknuma Das, HIT, Uma Maheswara Ugra Roopasya and Jathi Ratnalu. He was also popular for his YouTube show, Frankly with TNR. His sudden demise has sent shockwaves to the Telugu film fraternity. His fans and celebs are mourning his death on social media.

Actor Nani took to his Twitter handle to condole TNR’s death. The V actor wrote, “Shocked to hear that TNR gaaru passed away .. have seen few of his interviews and he was the best when it came to his research and ability to get his guests to speak their heart out . Condolences and strength to the family(sic)”.

Liger star Vijay Deverakonda wrote, “Thinking of you fondly, remembering our two long conversations, your genuine interest, love and patience.. Your passing away has left all of us at home shaken, you will be missed TNR sir.. My respects and love..(sic)”.

“This comes as a shocker …. lost a fine journalist .. may peace be with him !!,” wrote actor Sudheer Babu.

Check out some more condolences tweets here.

May TNR’s soul rest in peace!

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