Actor Thavasi passes away

Popular character artist Thavasi who acted in films like Varuthapadatha Valibar Sangam, Rajini Murugan, and Seemaraja passed away on Monday. The actor was taking treatment for Cancer. Several actors including Sivakarthikeyan, Silambarasan TR, Rajinikanth, Soori, Vijay Sethupathi, and Soundararaja financially helped Thavasi for the treatment.

Thavasi had acted in more than 140 films in his career but his family had no money left for the treatment so they sought the help of the actors through social media platforms.

Fans lauded the actors who came forward to help Thavasi but now, they are sad with the sudden demise of the Varuthapadatha Valibar Sangam actor. Netizens also say that people think that everyone in the film industry leads a posh life but the financial situation of actors like Thavasi is a standing testimony for the harsh reality.

Thavasi had completed his scenes in Rajinikanth's Annaatthe which would be his last film. Asianet Online