The entire Tollywood fraternity is immersed in a pale of gloom and shock. The sudden demise of music director Chakri hit like a bolt from the Blue and many are still not able to believe he is no more.Its known that Chakri shared a special bonding with director Puri Jagannadh and in fact, his journey began with the maverick director.
Chakri started his career with Bachi and from then Chakri never looked back. He gave some memorable hits to Puri with films like Itlu Sravani Subrahmanyam, Idiot, Amma Nanna O Tamil Ammayi and Desamuduru. Almost every song in their combination was a super hit.
We already reported that last wish of Chakri to meet Puri Annayya.Puri Jagan said the following in his Facebook page:
"Last night till 1 o'Clock he was in office and before going home his last dialogue to his office boy. "Enduko Jagan Annayya ni ippudu chudalani undi ra ". I really missed my brother ,Feeling sad. We both started our career at the same time.He has done great work n gave me fantastic music. Love you Chakri," Chakri and Puri shared a great bond and Chakri used to hold Puri in high respect as he gave him his first break.
We came to know that Chakri named his name as 'PUJA kutir' as a token of respect to Puri.Pu represents Puri and Ja represents Jagannadh. That’s the respect of Chakri towards Puri.