Telangana Minister Talasani Srinivas Yadav has expressed condolences over the death of veteran actor Dasari Narayana Rao, who passed away this evening at KIMS Hospital while undergoing treatment for his health complications mainly a renal failure. Speaking to the media, the Minister Talasani said Dasari Narayana Rao was like a fatherly figure to Telugu cinema. The minister said Dasari Narayana has directed over 150 films and wrote scripts for many cinemas. Talasani said the role played by Dasari Narayana Rao to bring Telugu film industry to Hyderabad is immense. Watch the full video.