Krishna Kumari Passes Away: The Popular South Indian actress Krishna Kumari Garu is no more. At the age of 85, she left this world today morning. T. Krishna Kumari started her career with movie “Navvithe Navaratnalu“ in 1951. She was a leading actress and a contemporary of Savitri. She acted in Telugu, Tamil, Kannada and also in Hindi.
Krishna Kumari born on March 6th, 1933 in Naihati, West Bengal, has acted in over 110 movies in all South Indian languages including Hindi. She has worked with legends like NT Rama Rao, Akkineni Nageswara Rao, Krishnam Raju, Dr. Rajkumar, Sivaji Ganesan and Kanta Rao.
She was married to Ajay Mohan Khaitan (ex-Editor, Indian Express, founder of Screen magazine and Businessman) and they have a daughter, Dipika. After marriage, Krishna Kumari chose to step away from the arc-lights. She is interested in cooking and gardening. She lives in Bengaluru with her daughter, son-in-law, Vikram and grandson, Pavan. May her soul rest in peace.