Comedian Venu Madhav died at 12.20pm today. He had been getting treated for kidney related ailment at a Yashoda Hospital in Secunderabad. Reportedly, he’s put on ventilator. Doctors say that his condition is critical as kidneys have failed. Apparently, he’s undergoing dialysis. Rumours had been rife that he passed away. Earlier in 2016, news went viral on social media that Venu Madhav died. He himself had to deny those rumours. Venu Madhav was a mimicry artist. He made his debut with SV Krishna Reddy’s Sampradayam. He hogged limelight with super hits like Tholiprema, Dil, Lakshmi etc. Venu Madhav also played hero in couple films like Hungama and Bhookailas.