Veteran Telugu director Dasari Narayan Rao has passed away at KIMS Hospital in Hyderabad after a prolonged illness. He was 75. The director had undergone a surgery earlier this year for the infection in lungs and kidneys. Reacting over the demise of Dasari Narayan Rao, senior actor and the director Kashi Vishwanath said he was a big man in Tollywood in respects of all. It was a great loss to the film industry and added that his helping nature is unforgettable. He said that Dasari Narayana Rao has extended his helping hand towards the problems of all industry people. Watch the video.