Music Maestro Ilaiyaraaja has been hospitalised after he
complained of chest pain. He is admitted at a private hospital in
Chennai after suffering a mild heart attack.
According to sources, Ilaiyaraaja complained of chest pain and
uneasiness earlier today (December 23). His family members without
wasting time rushed to Apollo Hospital. The music director was
supposed to visit Malaysia for a concert tomorrow.
A sources from the hospital told the IANS, "The doctors are
likely to perform angioplasty on him this evening, and they are yet
to tell us when he can be discharged." His condition is stable.
The music director is considered as a legend in Indian films for
his contribution towards films and music industry. He has composed
music in Tamil, Kannada, Telugu, Malayalam, Hindi and Marathi
Ilaiyaraaja has composed over 4,500 songs and scored music for
more than 950 Indian films in various languages. His songs have
been enjoyed by South Indian audience for more than three