Senior journalist Gudipudi Srihari garu passed away last night. For a while, the legendary columnist and film critic was suffering from respiratory disease. He took his last breath yesterday at his residence in Sanjeevaiah Reddy Nagar (SR Nagar) Colony in Hyderabad last night. He passed away at the age of 88 years. He has a daughter named Jyoti and a son named Sriram. His funeral will be held once his children arrive because both of his children reside abroad.
Gudipudi Srihari is the pioneer of cinema journalism in Telugu cinema. He has written reviews for magazines like Sitara, Eenadu, Hindu, and Filmfare. Back then, people looked forward to his reviews. His death is mourned by the Telugu Film Journalists Association.
Many top celebrities paid their condolences to this late journalist.
Speaking about Gudipudi Srihari, megastar Chiranjeevi said, “Gudipudi Srihari is a dedicated film critic. His healthy criticism has helped me improve as an actor from time to time. His death is a great loss for film journalism. My deepest condolences to his family. ” Pawan Kalyan: “I am heartbroken to learn of the passing of Mr. Gudipudi Srihari, who had great experience in the journalism field, particularly in cinema journalism.” There is a lot of interest in the essays and movie reviews that Srihari Garu, a cinema critic, has published in Telugu and English journals. Many significant events in the golden age of Telugu film have been described by him. His satirical works on contemporary political and social issues, termed “Harivillu,” outside of the film industry demonstrate his sharp observation. I pray And ask to grant Sri Gudipudi Srihari’s soul rest. My sincere condolences go out to his family.