Tollywood senior actor Giri Babu's father Yarra Nagaiah has passed away yesterday at Ravinuthala Village in Prakasham district. He passed away as he was ailing from certain health problems since sometimes back. The family members are in the sorrowful state of mind. Giri Babu rose to fame in the films in the roles of actor and also directing and producing the films. It is Giri Babu's father who encouraged him in doing films. Giri Babu has two sons. His elder son Raghu Babu is in cinema playing comedy roles.