Tragedy Strikes Chiranjeevi’s Sye Raa
Hyderabad: A Russian national who played a character in Megastar Chiranjeevi’s upcoming movie Sye Raa passed away on Tuesday after he fell unconscious due to sunstroke. The incident came to light on Thursday after police traced his whereabouts.
The police identified the deceased as Alexander (38) who came to Hyderabad on a tourist visa in March. On Tuesday, he was found lying on a road unconscious at DLF building in Gachibowli, and police immediately shifted him to Kondapur area hospital. As per the instructions of the doctors there, he was shifted to Gandhi Hospital where he died undergoing treatment on Tuesday evening.
Based on the pictures on his personal camera, police established that he had participated in Sye Raa movie shooting, playing a small role, on May 4 and May 5. Alexander who stayed in a hotel in Gachibowli, vacated it on May 10. Locals said he was seen walking in the area.
Police confirmed that he died due to sun stroke and information was shared with deceased’s friend in Goa, Borez. Postmortem will be conducted after Borez comes to Hyderabad to claim the body. A case has been filed and the investigation is on.