Today, much to everyone's dismay, the legendary singer SP Balasubrahmanyam passed away at the age of 74. The veteran singer breathed his last in a private hospital in Chennai. Before he left for his heavenly abode, Balasubrahmanyam had tested positive for COVID-19 in August, for which he was in the hospital for about two months seeking medical treatment for the deadly virus. After being hospitalized for nearly two months, the singer's health started deteriorating. As per reports, SPB’s last rites will be performed by his son, Charan. After his sad demise, condolences have been pouring in on social media. Even Bollywood actors like Shah Rukh Khan and Aamir Khan took to their social media handles and shared heartfelt tributes for the late legendary singer SP Balasubrahmanyam.
Taking it to his micro-blogging site, Aamir Khan tweeted, "Deeply saddened to hear of the demise of Shri S P Balasubrahmanyam. My heartfelt condolences to the family. We have lost one of the most talented artists of our times. Rest in Peace sir" while SRK's tweet read, "Condolences to SP Balasubrahmanyam sir’s family and friends on the loss. May the legendary singer’s soul Rest In Peace... Will miss his soothing voice." Apart from these two superstars, Akshay Kumar, Riteish Deshmukh, AR Rahman, Aditi Rao Hydari, Rana Daggubati and many more from the entertainment industry have offered their condolences on respective social media.
The news was confirmed by director Venkat Prabhu. He wrote, "#RIPSPB 1:04pm.” SP Balasubrahmanyam’s son, SP Charan, addressed the media after the sad demise of the singer and said, "My dad breathed his last at 1:04 pm. Thank you, everyone, for your prayers. My dad will live long till his fans remember him."
Deeply saddened to hear of the demise of Shri S P Balasubrahmanyam . My heartfelt condolences to the family 🙏 .— Aamir Khan (@aamir_khan) September 25, 2020
We have lost one of the most talented artistes of our times.
Rest in Peace sir 🙏.
Condolences to SP Balasubrahmanyam sir’s family and friends on the loss. May the legendary singer’s soul Rest In Peace... Will miss his soothing voice.— Shah Rukh Khan (@iamsrk) September 25, 2020
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