Ganesh Patro; the senior writer of many Telugu films has taken his last breath today [January 5th 2015]. He is currently taking the treatment for cancer at a private hospital in Chennai .Ganesh Patro is 69 years of age and has two daughters and a son.He was born in Parvathipuram, Andhra Pradesh, and now based in Chennai.Ganesh was a quintessential dialogue writer in Telugu Cinema but worked for films on selective basis.
He started his career in 1965, and wrote dialogues and stories for Telugu films from the 1970s up to the 1990s, including, Rudra Veena, Maro Charitra, Idi Kathakaadu, Mayuri, Seetaramayyagari Manavaralu,Nirnayam. However after Nagarjuna’s Nirnayam movie in 1991, Ganesh did not work for any Telugu film. But he made a comeback with Mahesh Babu and Venkatesh starrer ‘Seethamma Vakitlo Sirimalle Chettu.’ It was also his last film. He was dialogues writer for the film and also helped in story for Srikanth Addala.