Veteran Malayalam film and theatre actor Thodupuzha Vasanthi passed away at a private hospital at Vazhakulam, Kerala today (November 28) following multiple organ failure. She was 65 years old. Vasanthi, who had been battling cancer for some time, was known for character roles in over 400 popular Malayalam movies in her four-decade-old acting career. According to family sources, she was admitted to the hospital at Vazhakulam in Ernakulam district on November 24 as her condition had worsened. Hospital authorities said Vasanthi was also suffering from kidney ailment and one of her legs had been amputated some time back. She breathed her last early in the morning, they said. There were reports doing the rounds that she died due to cancer, but we can now confirm that she passed away after multiple organ failure.
Vasanthi, who made her debut with 1975 movie Ente Neelakasham, was better known for her roles in God Father, Alolam and Karyam Nissaram. Several fans and celebrities including Mammootty and Siddique have paid their last respect and tributes to the veteran actress. We send out our heartfelt condolences to Thodupuzha Vasanthi’s family in this testing period of time. Meanwhile stay tuned to BollywoodLife as we get you all the dope from the South industry right here.