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Veteran Tollywood Actor Devadas Kanakala Passed Away due to prolonged illness. Reportedly, he was admitted in Hyderabad's KIMS hospital and was getting treated since long time. He breathed his last while undergoing treatment at KIMS hospital on Friday.
Devadas Kanakala who was a senior actor appeared in many Telugu language films. He also founded an acting school in Hyderabad and trained many popular actors like Super Star Rajini Kanth, Chiranjeevi, and Rajendra Prasad are the students of Devadas.
Devadas Kanakala was born on July 30, 1945, in Yanam. He is survived by his son actor Rajeev Kanakala and daughter Sri Laxmi and daughter-in-law of TV anchor Suma Kanakala. His wife Lakshmi Kanakala served as a school principal before her death.