Telugu film actor Kota Srinivas Rao's son Prasad was killed in a road accident which occurred at Tolichowki, under the limits of Mehdipatnam police station, on Sunday.
According to reports coming in, Prasad was travelling on a motorcycle, when an unidentified vehicle dashed against him. He was thrown from his motorcycle and suffered serious injuries. Passersby shifted him to Olive Hospital, a corporate hospital close by.
He was declared dead on arrival by the doctors on duty there.
Meanwhile, Kota Srinivas Rao, who was in Bangalore, was been informed of the tragic turn of events. He immediately flew down to the city.
The scene at the Olive Hospital turned chaotic as news of Prasad's accident spread. Hundreds of Kota's fans have started to throng the hospital to get first-hand news about the events.
It is a well-known fact that Kota had planned to introduce his son into the film industry. Industry buzz was that Prasad had already signed on the dotted line to star in the leading role in 2 films.