filmmaker Babu Sivan, who directed Vijay’s Vettaikaran in 2009, died in Chennai due to illness.He was 54 years old.He is survived by his wife and two children.Babu Sivan breathed his last at the Rajiv Gandhi Government Hospital in Chennai.His mortal remains will be kept at his house in Madambakkam, Chennai for homage.Vijay’s fans have been sending condolence messages on social media.
Reportedly, Babu Sivan suffered from liver and kidney failure.On Sunday, his two daughters wrote the NEET exam and they were accompanied by their mother.
When they reached home, they found Babu Sivan unconscious.He was then rushed to a hospital nearby.
Since Babu Sivan has been out of work for the past couple of years, they were undergoing financial troubles.Initially, he was admitted to a private hospital and was later shifted to Rajiv Gandhi Government hospital.
The doctors who treated Babu Sivan suggested dialysis as his kidney functioning was extremely poor.However, he succumbed to illness and breathed his last on Wednesday (September 16).contrary to many reports, Babu Sivan tested negative for the novel coronavirus..