Veteran Kannada actor Sathyajith handed away on Sunday after struggling an enormous coronary heart assault. The 72-year-old actor was below remedy for the previous few days in a non-public hospital in Bengaluru as he had been affected by numerous well being points.
Just a few years in the past, considered one of Sathyajith’s legs was amputated as a consequence of gangrene, and he was relegated to a wheelchair.
He’s survived by his spouse Sophia Begum, daughter Akthar Swaleha, a pilot, and son Akash Jith, who can also be an actor. It’s value noting that earlier Sathyajith had made headlines over his dispute along with his daughter, who had alleged that he had been harassing her for cash. Sathyajith, nevertheless, had rubbished her allegations again then.
Born as Syed Nizamuddin, Sathyajith carved a reputation for himself within the Kannada movie trade by enjoying destructive roles. In a profession spanning over 4 a long time, he acted in over 600 films. He shared display area with the who’s who of Kannada cinema, together with Vishnuvardhan and Ambareesh.
A few of his standard movies embody Shiva Mecchida Kannappa, Thayigobba Karna, Nyayakkaagi Naanu, Yuddha Kaanda, Padma Vyuha, Sangharsha, Mandyada Gandu, Police Story, Appu and Apthamitra.
His mortal stays had been saved at his Bengaluru residence for the general public and his mates to pay their respects. Actors Puneeth Rajkumar and Rangayana Raghu amongst others have expressed their condolences.