6f6ddb31bf Rediff. Working. A Telugu television station, NTV, reported that as many as 122 people died of shock or committed suicide upon hearing the news of YS's death, many of whom were young supporters or those who benefited from his social welfare schemes. Main article: 2009 Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister helicopter crash. Learn more You're viewing YouTube in English. 19 December 2006. Retrieved 2 September 2009.