Actor Daniel Balaji dies of heart attack at Chennai hospital

Actor Daniel Balaji passed away on Friday, March 29 night.

He suffered a heart attack following which he was rushed to a private hospital in Chennai, where he breathed his last. Balaji’s final rites was held today. He was 48.

Daniel Balaji made his acting debut in the Tamil industry with the 2002 film April Madhathil.

However, he became popular with Gautham Menon and Suriya-Jyotika’s Kaakha Kaakha.

He later appeared in several other Tamil movies including Vidhi Madhi Ultaa and Polladhavan.

He also starred in Vijay’s Bairavaa, Dhanush’s Vada Chennai, and Vijay’s Bigil.

Apart from being a popular name in the Tamil film industry, Balaji also worked in a few Malayalam, Telugu and Kannada movies.