Pandian (48) passed away today at the Madurai Apollo Hospital. He
was suffered from jaundice for the past several months. Introduced
by veteran director Bharathiraaja through his Blockbuster Man
Vaasanai in 1986, Pandian completed more than 82 films including
Guru Sishyan and Oorkaavalan with Superstar Rajini. Most of his
films like Aan Paavam, Pudhumai Pen, Manaivi Solle Mandhiram turned
as big hits in the Box Office.
He joined DMK earlier in his career and was very active for some
years. Later he joined AIADMK and campaigned for the party during
the 2004 assembly elections.
he was admitted to the Madurai Apollo Hospital for treatment. But
he breathed last today morning at 11.30. He was survived by his
wife and only son in Madurai town.