Politician-film producer-journalist CC Reddy has passed away on Monday evening. Mr Reddy, 76, breathed his last after a heart stroke at a private hospital in Banjara Hills, Hyderabad. CC Reddy was hospitalised for a while due to age-related issues and was being treated at a mulch-speciality hospital. Although his full name is Chavva Chandrasekhar Reddy, he was well-known as CC Reddy. He was the founder of Visu International Ltd and Visu Consultants Ltd, a global education consultancy.
CC Reddy played instrumental role during late CM YSR's regime. CC Reddy along with KVP Ramachandra Rao ran the show on behalf of YS Rajasekhar Reddy. CC Reddy also held an official position as State Government Advisor during YSR's tenure.
Reddy tried his hand at film production and produced films like Roommates, Rajendra Prasad-starrer Mee Sreyobhilashi and Navdeep-starrer Goutham SSC under his own banner Visu Films. CC Reddy also ventured into journalism by launching a political weekly 'Maa Bhoomi'. He was the editor of the magazine. YSR Congress president YS Jagan Mohan Reddy condoled CC Reddy's passing away.