Tollywood actor Suman recalled his association with director Kodi Ramakrishna. He said his first Telugu movie Tarangini was directed by Ramakrishna. Suman praised him for directing hit movies in small budgets. Ramakrishna died at AIG Hospitals in Hyderabad while undergoing treatment on Friday. Several film personalities have condoled the demise of Ramakrishna. He has a rare quality of showing artists how to perform before the camera, Suman mentioned. The actor further said Kodi Ramakrishna used to write story script and direct movies all by himself.