Popular comedian Gundu Hanumantha Rao has passed away at the age of 61 years. Tollywood celebs have paid their rich tributes to the departed soul. Movies Artist Association (MAA) President Sivaji Raja, in his condolence speech, has reminded his association with Gundu Hanumantha Rao saying that their careers started at the same time i.e 30 years ago in Chennai. He became emotional saying that they were very close to each other and added how Amrutham TV serial has made them popular. He has also revealed some of the unknown incidents pertaining to them.