Megastar Chiranjeevi consoled agriculture minister Kurasala Kannababu as his brother and renowned journalist Kurasala Suresh babu passed away yestereday. Suresh babu passed away because of heart stroke. He is 48 years old and survived by wife and two daughters.
Kurasala Kannababu was MLA in Chiranjeevi’s PRP. He was also a journalist before turning a politician. After Chiranjeevi merged PRP into Congress,he joined YSRCP. He won as MLA this time and became agriculture minister in Jagan’s cabinet. Suresh Babu did some tremendous work as a journalist, especially in relation to the lives of tribal people. He also turned a realtor a few years back. He is also the brother of director Kurasala Kalyan Krishna of ‘Soggade chinni nayana’.
Even though Kannababu joined YSRCP, he has good relations with Chiranjeevi family. Kurasala Suresh also was very close to Chiranjeevi. Kurasala Suresh’s untimely death really shocked the journalist fraternity.