Thursday, December 30, 2010

Tamil actor Vishnuvardhan dies: A great loss for all the fans

It is obviously a sad new for millions of Tamil movie fans that their superstar, Vishnuvardhan, died of heart attack early Wednesday. He left his last breath when he was being taken to the hospital in Mysore.

When Kannada star died, his wife actress, Bharathi Vishnuvardhan, and son-in-law, Anirudh, were by his side.

For many days, the fifty-nine-year-old actor Vishnuvardhan was under medical observation at the Vikram Hospital in Mysore. Doctor declared him he was in good condition after checking thoroughly on Tuesday evening. On Wednesday morning, he felt chest pain and left the world while being taken to hospital.

The Karnataka government has ordered a state funeral to show respect for the Kannada film industry’s superstar, Vishnuvardhan.

He will be taken from his residence to the Jayanagar Cosmopolitan Club grounds with an elaborate police arrangement. On Wednesday, between 10 a.m. and 4:00 p.m. fans and family members could be able to pay their last tribute to the actor.

No doubt, the death news of Kannada superstar shocked the film industry. Millions of his fans affectionately called him “Sahasa Simha”.

He was proved to be the most popular actor in the Kannada film industry and he had good record in the box office. He will be well remembered for his many super hit movies such as ‘Nagarahaavu’, Aaptha Mithra’, Bandhana’, Suprabhatha, Laali, Muththina Haara and Maathaad Maathaad Mallige’.

He has already acted in 199 films and won many prestigious awards in his acting career. He was awarded best state actor awards seventh times and Filmfare awards five times. His two movies Aaptha Rakshaka’ and School Master’ will be released shortly.