Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister N Chandrababu Naidu, leader of the Opposition Y S Jaganmohan Reddy, Union Minister Venkaiah Naidu, Telugu Desam party national General Secretary Nara Lokesh, Tamilnadu Chief Minister Jayalalithaa condoled the death of legendary Carnatic vocalist, veteran Balamurali Krishna.
In her condolence message, Jayalalithaa said his death was not only a big loss to the Carnatic music fraternity, but also to the music artistes, music world,film world and his fans. ”Apart from this, it was a personal loss to me”,
Chandrababu Naidu said, “Saddened to learn about the demise of Dr. M. Balamurali Krishna, a famous Carnatic singer whose contribution to the field has been immense”.
Jagan Mohan Reddy said, “Deeply saddened by the sudden demise of Dr. BalamuraliKrishnagaru. My heartfelt condolences to his family members and friends”.
Nara Lokesh said, “The demise of Mangalampalli Balamurali Krishna garu is a huge loss to the world of classical music in India. May his soul rest in peace.”.
Venkaiah Naidu said “Nobody can fill the void left behind by his death. My heartfelt condolences to the bereaved family. RIP #Balamuralikrishna 2”.