Rajasulochana, a veteran actress gifted
with exceptional dancing skills, died in Chennai earlier today. The
actress, 77, had acted in more than 275 films in Tamil, Telugu,
Kannada and Hindi.
She, who holds the distinction of having paired with leading
stars of yesteryear like MGR, Sivaji Ganesan, Dr Rajkumar and NT
Rama Rao, would be remembered for her roles in films such as
Vanangamudi, Arasilankumari and Padithal
Condoling her death, Tamil Nadu Chief Minister J Jayalalithaa
said the actress had left an imprint for herself in the film
industry. She was engaged in creating artistes in her dance school
'Pushpanjali Nrithya Kala Kendram' here, Jayalalithaa said.
Rajasulochana was the daughter of Bhaktavatsalam. She was born
on August 15, 1935, at Vijayawada. She made her debut in Kannada
film industry through Gunasagari and later moved to other
industries. She had married CS Rao, popular actor and director of
those days and blessed with two daughters.