Taraka Ratna family was devastated after the news of his death. The fact that he was just 40 years old has saddened his fans and family. He was being treated at Narayana Hearts in Bangalore for 23 days and passed away today. He was admitted after severe heart attack.
As the body has been kept in film chamber his parents Mohan Krishna and Sita visited him and were seen emotional after seeing their son who has passed away.
Former MLA Chintamaneni Prabhakar expressed his sadness and said that Tarakaratna passing away at such a young age was an irreparable loss to the family, especially TDP. He then reacted with the media after paying tribute to Tarakaratna at the Filmchamber. He expressed regret over the loss and said Chintamane wished his younger brother Tarakaratna’s soul to rest in peace.