Veteran Kannada actor Sathyajith handed away on Sunday after struggling a large coronary heart assault. The 72-year-old actor was below remedy for the previous few days in a personal hospital in Bengaluru as he had been affected by varied well being points.
A number of years in the past, one among Sathyajith’s legs was amputated attributable to gangrene, and he was relegated to a wheelchair.
He’s survived by his spouse Sophia Begum, daughter Akthar Swaleha, a pilot, and son Akash Jith, who can also be an actor. It’s price noting that earlier Sathyajith had made headlines over his dispute together with his daughter, who had alleged that he had been harassing her for cash. Sathyajith, nonetheless, had rubbished her allegations again then.
Born as Syed Nizamuddin, Sathyajith carved a reputation for himself within the Kannada movie trade by enjoying unfavorable roles. In a profession spanning over 4 a long time, he acted in over 600 films. He shared display house with the who’s who of Kannada cinema, together with Vishnuvardhan and Ambareesh.
A few of his fashionable movies embrace Shiva Mecchida Kannappa, Thayigobba Karna, Nyayakkaagi Naanu, Yuddha Kaanda, Padma Vyuha, Sangharsha, Mandyada Gandu, Police Story, Appu and Apthamitra.
His mortal stays have been stored at his Bengaluru residence for the general public and his associates to pay their respects. Actors Puneeth Rajkumar and Rangayana Raghu amongst others have expressed their condolences.