Hyderabad: Tollywood actor-director Chinna's wife Sirisha passed away on Tuesday due to prolonged illness. She breathed her last on Tuesday evening while undergoing treatment at Apollo Hospital, Jubilee Hills.

Sirisha(42) is survived by her husband and two daughters. Chinna, who was originally known as Jitender Reddy became famous after acting in Ram Gopal Varma's ‘Shiva’ movie. Later, he became popular with the character name 'Chinna' in the movie.

Chinna acted in Money, Money Money, Alluda Majaka, Aa Intlo. He also acted and directed the movie 'Aa Intlo'.