Sandalwood's versatile actor CR Simha has been hospitalised this morning, February 27. The actor, who is suffering from Cancer disease has been admitted to Seva Kshethra hospital in Banashankari, Bangalore.
CR Simha is reportedly suffering from prostate cancer for which he is under medication from past one year. The actor was rushed to hospital after there was a sudden changes in the health condition.
Channapatana Ramaswamya Simha was well known by stage name CR Simha in the theatre field. The actor started his career with the drama team 'Prabhat Kalavidaru'. In 1972, he started his own drama troupe called 'Nataranga' in which many budding talents were brought into limelight.
Beside acting in more than 150 films, CR Simha has also directed few famous movies in Kannada. He had turned director for the movies like Samskara, Sankalpa, Chitegu Shinte, Kakana Kote and Thugalak.
CR Simha is also the elder brother of Sandalwood's ace actor turned politician Pranaya Raja Srinath. Talking about his brother's health condition, Srinath said that CR Simha's health condition is critical. However, on behalf of Government of Karnataka minister Roshan Baig has revealed that State government will bear the cost of the treatment. We from Oneindia pray for the speedy recovery of the actor.