Chief Minister Pinarayi Vijayan, numerous ministers, political leaders, social and cultural personalities and hundreds of people paid their last respects to the veteran actor when his physique was saved on the Ayyankali corridor right here for the general public to pay homage.
At the Ayyankali Hall, a group of musicians led by Kavalam Sreekumar sang numerous people songs as a tribute to the actor.
Top actors Mammootty and Mohanlal had yesterday visited Venu’s home and paid their last respects.
Having recovered from COVID-19, Venu, 73, had been unwell for fairly a while and was admitted to a non-public hospital right here after he complained of uneasiness.
Shifted to the ICU, his situation worsened on Sunday regardless of efforts by medical doctors. He died on Monday afternoon.
In his film profession spanning over 4 many years, Venu acted in over 500 motion pictures as hero, villain and character actor. His unique type of performing and expertise made him one of the best actors in Indian cinema.