Actor Dr Sethuraman dies, Kollywood in grief

Actor Sethuraman, known for the 2013 romantic-comedy flick Kanna Laddu Thinna Aasaiya, Vaaliba Raja, Sakka Podu Podu Raja and 50/50, passed away due to a cardiac arrest in Chennai on Thursday night.

A dermatologist by profession, Sethuraman was serving full-time at his Chennai-based skincare and cosmetology facility ‘Zi Clinic’. Actor Sathish tweeted saying, it was sad to hear about actor Sethuraman’s death, who passed away a few hours ago due to a cardiac arrest.

The news of the actors passing away has shocked many in the south film industry and his friend circle. He is survived by wife and a child.

Santhanam posted: “Totally shocked and depressed on the demise of my dear friend Dr.Sethu.. May his soul rest in peace😔”.

Vishakha Singh wrote: “I prayed this would be a hoax. Alas, it’s true.  RIP, Sethu. So many memories from #KLTA …Such sadness and shock as I write this. May God give strength to your family.”

Aishwarya Rajesh posted: “shocked … gone too soon .. such a nice person … RIP #sethuram @iamsethuraman.”

Prasanna said, “What a heartbreaking news to wake up!! Have known Dr.Sethu from his college days in Coimbatore. Such an active person n cant believe he had heart attack and he is no more. What a fragile life! #RIPDrSethu.”

Vishnu Vishal wrote: “Really heartbroken seeing the news regarding the demise of Dr Sethu.Such a sweet and energetic person. Life is unpredictable, Love unconditionally #RIPSethu.”

Atharva stated: “With everything that’s happening around us this is just soo heartbreaking. Rest in peace my brother !”

Nandita Swetha said, “Shock to hear this news. A fine gentleman n a good doctor. #RIP @iamsethuraman.”

Premgi said, “RIP doc 🙏 gone to soon 🙏 @iamsethuraman.” Anirudh said, “RIP Sethu. Shocked. Such a kind and gentle soul. Gone too soon.”

Jayam Ravi said, “RIP Sethu. Still in shock and denial. Wonderful person… Prayers and strength to his beautiful family to overcome this loss 💔.” Riythvika said, “Can’t believe this, so shocking, dermatologist  Dr.sethuraman passed away. My condolences to his family 🙏”