Mahesh Babu & Keerthy Suresh’s Sarkaru Vaari Paata: Associate director Kumar Vatti passes away due to COVID 19

After being an associate for Parasuram’s films namely Yuvatha, Anjaneyulu, Sarocharu and so on, Kumar Vatti made his directorial debut with the film Maa Abbayi with Sree Vishnu as the male lead.
Mahesh Babu & Keerthy Suresh’s Sarkaru Vaari Paata: Associate director Kumar Vatti passes away due to COVID 19 Mahesh Babu & Keerthy Suresh’s Sarkaru Vaari Paata: Associate director Kumar Vatti passes away due to COVID 19
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In yet another shocking turn of events, Tollywood director Kumar Vatti passed away due to COVID 19 on Thursday. He made his directorial debut with the 2017 film Maa Abbayi. He was 39 when he breathed his last. The news was revealed by director Venu Udugula of Needi Naadi Oke Katha and Virata Parvam fame. Sharing the news, the director expressed how the director’s sudden demise made him feel extremely sad.

After being an associate for Parasuram’s films namely Yuvatha, Anjaneyulu, Sarocharu and so on, Kumar Vatti made his directorial debut with the film Maa Abbayi with Sree Vishnu as the male lead. Kumar Vatti was born and brought up in Andra Pradesh’s Narasannapeta. After he tested positive for COVID 19, the filmmaker was admitted to a Hyderabad-based private hospital. Though he received medical assistance for days together, he did not recover from the illness and he breathed his last on Thursday. 

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The director was reportedly working as an associate for Mahesh Babu and Keerthy Suresh starrer Sarkaru Vaari Paata, directed by Parasuram. The news of Kumar Vatti’s death has sent shock waves across the states of Telangana and Andhra Pradesh. It is to be noted that the makers of the film recently started the second shooting schedule after wrapping up the first one in Dubai a few months back. Mahesh Babu recently announced that he is observing self quarantine as his personal hairstylist tested positive for COVID 19.

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