Noted Tamil film director passes away

Popular Tamil film director Rasu Madhuravan (44) passed away at a private hospital today. He had been battling with cancer for the past couple of years.

Rasu Madhuravan, who started his career with Poomagal Oorvalam, made films like Paandi, Mayandi Kudumbathar, Muthukku Muthaga and Goripalayam.

Tamil film personalities thronged his house at Aalapakkam here to pay their last respects. He is survived by wife Bhavani and two daughters.