Wednesday, January 13, 2016
Noted poet Addepalli Ramamohana Rao passed away while undergoing treatment in a private hospital here today.
Ramamohana Rao (80) fell ill and was admitted to the hospital. He was diagnosed of cancer and was on dialysis for the last ten days. He breathed his last at 11.30am. The last rites will be performed on Thursday.
Ramamohana Rao was born and brought up at Machilipatnam and made Kakinada as his home in 1970. After finishing his Masters in Telugu from Sri Venkateswara University, he took up teaching profession and retired from MSN Charities Degree College as lecturer in Telugu and subsequently did his Ph.D on modern trends in Telugu poetry.