Noted Tamil Comedian Passes Away

Tamil film comedian Balaji (43) passed away here after suffering from jaundice.

Balaji shot to fame with a comedy show in a popular television channel. It was followed by a slew of Tamil films including STR starrer Silambattam and Dindigul Sarathy among others.

A resident of Anakaputhur near Pallavaram, Balaji penned dialogues for Thillu Mullu, directed by Badri. He is survived by three daughters.