The last rites will be held on Wednesday according to official sources. The news of Shankar’s mother’s demise has come as a severe blow to everyone in the Tamil film industry. Apart from k-town celebs themselves losing their lives due to the corona pandemic, the celebrities have also been losing their loved one, either to COVID-19 or age relates issues.
@shankarshanmugh தங்களின் தாயாருக்கு என் இதயப்பூர்வமான அஞ்சலி .. அவரின் ஆன்மா அமைதிகொள்ளட்டும்..
— Cheran (@directorcheran) 1621347701000
Only recently, actress Pia Bajpiee lost her brother to Covid-19. Earlier in December 2020, AR Rahman’s mother Kareema Begum passed away due to ill health. In January 2021, director Susienthiran’s mother, Jayalakshmi, passed away after she had a heart attack.