Telugu superstar Nagarjuna lost his mother on December 28. Akkineni Annaporna had been ailing for a while and was receiving treatment for renal problems at a private hospital in Hyderabad. She is survived by her famous husband,Padma Vibhushan and Dadasaheb Phalke Award winner Akkineni Nageswara Rao (ANR),three daughters and two sons.
Annapoorna and ANR had been married for 62 years. After his acting career graph rose following their marriage in 1949,ANR named his studios and production house,which he established in 1976,after her. Annaporna Studios is one of the premiere studios of Hyderabad.