Famous Kollywood actor Bala Singh passed away at the age of 67 in Chennai. He was admitted at Vijaya Hospital in Chennai for food poison and was undergoing treatment there. The actor died on Wednesday at 01:00 AM.
His body will be kept for homage in Virgambakkam till evening and then will be taken to his hometown Nagarkoil for the last rites.
According to a media report, while the actor entered Malayalam cinema in 1983, it was his role in the 1995 Tamil film Avatharam starring Nasser and Revathi in the lead, which gained him popularity.
Apart from films, he has also worked in several hit TV serials like Rudhraveenai and Aathira.
For those unaware, Singh, who trained at the National School of Drama (NSD), began his acting career as a theatre artist. His popular works include– Virumaandi, Pudhupettai, Saamy among many others. Singh was a part of Kamal Haasan’s Indian, releasing in 2020.