His final rites were conducted in Hyderabad and in few pictures circulating on social media, son Jr NTR seemed completely shattered and heartbroken.
Jr NTR’s brother, Kalyanram was also sobbing throughout the customs.
What caught everyone’s attention is actor Manchu Manoj standing by Jr NTR’s side as rock support throughout the funeral. He could also be seen managing the crowd every now and then.
Manchu Manoj happens to be Jr NTR’s very dear friend.
Nandamuri Harikrishna was on his way to Kavali in Andhra Pradesh to attend a wedding when the accident occurred.
Harikrishna was behind the wheel when the road mishap happened causing his untimely death.
Harikrishna’s eldest son, Nandamuri Janaki Ram, too died in a similar road accident around the same location.
A few years back, Jr NTR too had met with an accident on the same stretch of road but survived with minor injuries on his face and head.
Fans are now are terming the stretch of the highway as jinxed for the family now.