Leading Malayalam director Joshy"s daughter Aishwarya died in a road accident on ECR near Chennai on Sunday night. Aishwarya was an IT professional working for Infosys in Chennai. Along with four techno-friends, she was returning from Mahabalipuram to Chennai when the mishap occurred.
Police sources say that Aishwarya was driving the car, which collided with a lorry at Sularikadu near Nemeli, some 50 km south of Chennai, on the ECR on Sunday night. Aishwarya and her two friends named Arjun and Radika died in the mishap, while the condition of her two other friends named Ashwin and Yesudoss is said to be critical.
Joshy is one of the most successful Malayalam directors. The death of his daughter was a shocking news for him. Hundreds of stars including Mammootty and Fazil visited his house to pay their condolences immediately after the news about the accident broke out.