The death of eminent lyricist Vaali, was mourned by political leaders and Tamil film industry. Vaali, who died on Thursday (July 18)afternoon, was active in Tamil film industry since five decades. He is survived by his son.
Vaali was suffering from lung related issue for quite a few days and was admitted to Apollo hospital, Chennai. He breathed his last on July 18th. As soon as the death news of Vaali was out, the legends of Tamil industry rushed to Vaali's house and presented their homage.
Vaali composed music for MGR's Padakotti, which took him to new heights. By then he was the permanent lyricist for the MGR movies.
Vaali had written scripts for movies of superstars from MGR to Dhanush. He also made his appearance as an actor in Hey Raam, Sathya and Parthale Parvasam. The whole Tamil industry payed their tribute to the legend.
Rajinikanth In Vaali Funeral
Tamil superstar Rajinikanth payed his last tribute to Vaali in his residence. Vaali had written scripts for Rajini movies like Baba, Chandramukhi, Sivaji the Boss and Kuselan.
Kamal Hassan Paying Last Trbute
Ullaganayagan Kamal Hassan maintained a good rapport with Vaali, he composed music for most of his movies. Kamal starring Allaudinaum Arputha Vilakkum, Thevaramagan, and Dasavatharam movies, were wrapped by Vaali music composition. Kamal also shared screen with Vaali in his movies Sathya and Hey Raam.
Ajith Kumar Paying Last Tribute
Thala Ajith was also one among the superstars who payed their last tribute. He was accompanied by his wife Shalini. Vaali has composed music for Ajith's Dheena and recent hit Mankatha.
Tamil Nadu ex-Chief Minister M. Karunanidhi paid his last tribute to Vaali.
DMDK leader Vijaykanth paid his last tribute to Vaali.
Actor T Rajendra paid his last tribute to Vaali.
Music Director Shankar Ganesh
South Indian music director Shankar Ganesh payed his last tribute to Vaali.
Star director Shankar also payed his tribute to Veteran lyricist. Vaali has composed music for Boys and Indian which was directed by Shankar.
Dhanush, Shivakarthikeyan And Anirudh
Actor Dhanush paid his last tribute to Vaali. Vaali has wrote two songs for Dhanush's Mariyaan which released today. Dhanush was accompanied by actor Shivakarthikeyan and Kolaveri boy Anirudh.
Fans Paying their Last Tribute
A huge crowd of Vaali's fans also payed their last tribute.