Hyderabad,10th June 2024. The Federation of Telangana Chambers of Commerce and Industry (FTCCI), the 107-year-old trade and commerce body, expressed its condolences over the passing away of media legend Shri Ramoji Rao. We are deeply saddened by the passing away of Sri Ramoji Rao Garu.

The rich contributions to the Telugu press and media and film industry are commendable and remain forever said Meela Jayadev, President, Suresh Kumar Singhal, Sr Vice President; Ravi Kumar. R, Vice President, FTCCI in a press note issued today. A recipient of the Padma Vibhushan, the release stated that his vision and quest for excellence left an indelible mark on the Telugu film industry and media.

Ramoji Rao Garu’s passion for language, culture, and entrepreneurial spirit always kept Eenadu Group above all the media houses, they added. The passing away of Sri Ramoji Rao Garu is a great loss to the Telugu people and the Telugu language they said and they conveyed their deepest condolences to his family members