The great legendary Telugu poet Veturi Sundararama Murthy (74) has died on saturday night due to cardiac arrest at a private hospital. He was admitted to the hospital two days ago and was kept in ICU.
Veturi was born on January 29, 1936 at Peda Kallepalli in Krishna district. While working as a journalist, Veturi became popular by writing songs for Dr K. Viswanath’s O Sita Katha, Siri Siri Muvva, Saptapadi, Swati Mutyam and Sagara Sangam. He penned hundreds of popular songs.