Telugu actor-filmmaker G Vijaya Nirmala, her son Naresh has confirmed. She was 75, suffering from age-related illness. She was admitted to the Continental Hospital in Gachibowli where she breathed her last on Thursday morning.
Naresh, who is also a popular Telugu actor, took to Twitter to announce the death of his mother.
“I regret to inform you that my mother, senior artiste, prominent producer and director Dr.A G Vijaya Nirmala passed away during early hours today, that is, 27.6.2019, at Continental Hospitals, Hyderabad, due to sickness. She was 75,” Naresh tweeted.
“Her body will be kept at our residence from 11 a.m. Final rites will be held tomorrow (Friday).”
After starting as a child artiste in Tamil and Telugu film industry, Vijaya Nirmala went on to play the lead roles in films like Alluri Seetharama Raju, Meena, Poola Rangadu, Asadhyudu, Bangaru Gajulu, Mosagallaku Mosagadu, Thatha Manuvadu, Engaveettu Penn, Panama Paasama, En Annan, Gnanaoli, Uyira Maanama, Bhargavi Nilayam and Udhyogastha among more.