Ahuti Prasad Died

Award-winning character artiste Ahuti Prasad died on Sunday morning. 58-year-old Prasad breathed his last in a private hospital in Hyderabad. The hospital pronounced him dead. He had been suffering from health-related issues for the last one year. Born on Jan 2, 1958 in Koduru of Krishna district, he made his acting debut in Akkineni Nagarjuna's Vikram and never looked back since then. He shot to fame with his role in 'Ahuti' since then his screen name changed into Ahuti Prasad.

Prasad's original name is Adusumilli Janardhan Varaprasad. He is survived by two sons. He bagged state government's prestigious Nandi award twice. He received best character artiste award for his role in Krishna Vamsi's Chandamama. He also served as MAA (Movie Artistes Association) general secretary.