Director B. Jaya died of a cardiac arrest, on Thursday evening in Hyderabad at a privatehospital. She was 54, Health issues she has been suffering from a long time. Jaya’s husband BA Raju is a famous journalist and PRO. B. Jaya made films like Chantigadu, Gundammagari Manavadu, Premikulu, and Lovely. Her last film was Vaisakham that released last year. Jaya did MA in English Literature and Psychology. She started her career as a columnist for Telugu News daily Andhra Jyothy.