Tamil comedian Bonda Mani, celebrated for his comedic genius and frequent collaborations with Vadivelu in the Tamil film industry, tragically succumbed to complications related to kidney ailments on Saturday. The 60-year-old comedian’s sudden demise has left the entertainment world mourning the loss of a comedic luminary.
The unfortunate incident unfolded on Saturday night when Mani collapsed at his residence in Chennai’s Pozhichalur. Swiftly rushed to the government hospital in Chrompet, medical professionals conducted a thorough examination and, regrettably, confirmed his passing.
Amidst the outpouring of grief and condolences, Sreedhar Pillai took to Twitter to express, “Tamil cinema’s popular comedian Bonda Mani (60) passed away due to ill health.” Additionally, reports from India Today detailed that Mani’s mortal remains are currently resting at his home in Pozhichalur for friends, family, and admirers to pay their last respects. The final rites are scheduled to be held at a crematorium in Chrompet around 5 p.m. today. He leaves behind his wife Malathi, a son, and a daughter.
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In a gesture of solidarity and compassion earlier in 2022, actors Dhanush and Vijay Sethupathi displayed immense generosity by each contributing ₹1 lakh towards Mani’s medical expenses, as reported by India Today. Their support demonstrated the widespread respect and admiration Bonda Mani commanded within the film fraternity and beyond.
Bonda Mani‘s comedic legacy remains embedded in the hearts of fans and colleagues alike, his absence leaving an irreplaceable void in the world of Tamil cinema. As the industry mourns this great loss, tributes continue to pour in for the man whose laughter lit up countless screens and lives.