Tamil actor Thavasi passes away: Bigg Boss fame Kasthuri Shankar, Cheran and others offer condolences

Many Tamil actors like Rajinikanth, Vijay Sethupathi, Silambarasan, Robo Shankar among others helped Thavasi for medical and other expenses after he had posted a video requesting for the same.
Tamil actor Thavasi passes away: Bigg Boss fame Kasthuri Shankar, Cheran and others offer condolences
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In a shocking and saddening piece of news, Tamil actor Thavasi who was fighting his battle with cancer, passed away yesterday. He was 60. According to media reports, he passed away at a private hospital in Madurai as he was critical and was suffering from oesophageal cancer. The news about Thavasi's death has shocked the industry and fans. Many celebs took to Twitter and offered condolences. Bigg Boss Tamil 3 fame Kasthuri Shankar, Cheran, Robo Shankar and others also mourned Thavasi's death. Kasturi tweeted, "sad news. My brother Dr Saravanan MLA @mdr_saravanan was treating thavasi aiyyaa  . Still the disease was advanced. Prayers." 

The former reality show contestant Robo Shankar thanked everyone for coming forward and helping Thavasi financial for the treatment. He said, "I was one of the last few people who visited Thavasi Anna. I am very sad to hear the news of Thavasi’s demise." Many Tamil actors like Rajinikanth, Vijay Sethupathi, Silambarasan, Robo Shankar among others helped Thavasi for medical and other expenses after he posted a video requesting for the same. 

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MLA Dr. Saravanan confirmed the news first on Twitter. Saravanan, who is also the managing director of the hospital wrote, “Thavasi was admitted in our private hospital on November 11. As Thavasi was suffering from an advanced stage of oesophageal cancer, he was admitted as in-patient for treatment. An oesophageal stent was fitted as part of the treatment. In spite of the best efforts, Thavasi breathed his last at around 8 pm."

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Anonymous 2 months ago

He died of neglect from his fraternity . if only he had some pension, insurance or gratuity he could have afforded better treat ment .