Talented actor in big screen and stage Renukaprasad ailing since eight years for serious nervous problem that put him down and snatched the strength to walk has now got a battery charged wheel chair for his support. Thanks to Rajya Sabha Member Padmasri B Jayasri a well known theatre personality, actress on big screen and prolific singer from Karnataka.
The talented actor of over 35 films and over 200 stage plays lost control of his legs eight years ago at the shooting spot of 'Navashakthi Vaibhava' of producer Jayasri Devi in Gokarna. He got aid from many of the industry friends and spent over Rs.25 lakhs to get back to his old form. That did not happen. After B Jayasri became RS member the news was passed to the legendary stage performer. From the RS fund on B Jayasri recommendations Rs.1.30 lakh was released for Renukaprasad to acquire a wheel chair with battery fitted to it.
With this new wheel chair Renukaprasad is free to travel on his own without depending on anyone. Renukaprasad wife Smt MP Vasudha is central government employee is the only support for pulling the family. Renukaprasad eldest son Ganesh Prasad is studying in second semester engineering while second son Mohan Prasad is studying in Sadvidya School in 9th standard.