The Pranayaraja Srinath and CR Simha the two top film personalities father Ramaswamy Shastry aged 100 plus died on ‘Ekadasi Day’ – Tuesday late night at the residence of Srinath on DVG Road in Bangalore.
Ramaswamy Shastry was ailing from a few weeks and it is because of the age old problem he died. Srinath also BJP politician and CR Simha conducted the final rites on Wednesday afternoon.
Ramaswamy Shastry was practicing lawyer in Bengaluru for a long period of time. He was the senior most practicing lawyer of Bengaluru.
Karnataka chief minister Sadananda Gowda expressed grief at the passing of 100 plus years Ramaswamy Shastry. The family, friends and film industry personalities close to Dr Srinath and CR Simha mourned the death of a centurion.