In a shocking noted Tollywood director, B. Jaya passed away on Thursday (August 30) of a heart attack. Jaya used to reside in Srinagar Colony and died around 11pm in the night the time of her death, she aged 54. It is learnt that she was battling from health ailments for a long time. Her last rites are supposed to take place at Punjaguttacemeteryy.
She made her directorial debut with Chantigadu in 2003, and then she went to produce Gundammagari Manavadu, Premikulu, and Lovely. Not many know that she used to do editing for her own films. Currently, she was running a cinema magazine.
Tollywood Director Jaya Dies At 54
B. Jaya holds a degree in English, Psychology and Journalism. She is the wife of noted Tollywood PRO BA Raju and. Before she ventured into filmmaking, she had a stint as a journalist at Andhra Jyothy daily. Actor Sai Dharam Tej took to twitter sending condolences to the bereaved family of the director. His tweet reads, “My deepest condolences to @baraju_SuperHit Garu and his family… May her soul rest in peace”.
— Sai Dharam Tej (@IamSaiDharamTej) August 30, 2018