Prominent Kuchipudi dancer Shobha Naidu passes away
Shobha Naidu, the foremost Kuchipudi dancers of India, has passed away. She died last night while undergoing treatment for her illness. Born in 1956 at Ankapalli in Visakhapatnam district, Shobha Naidu has developed an interest in Kuchipudi dance at an early age. She is the disciple of Vempati Chinasatyam. Along with him, she visited many places to participate in Kuchipudi dance.
She was running Kuchpudi Academy for the past 40 years. She has trained many students in Kuchipudi dance.
Condolence messages have been pouring in on social media platforms over her death. Several celebs have been expressing their grief over the demise of the Padma Sri awardee.