Prasanna’s cremation & Vivek’s requestPublished: October 30, 2015
The Tamil film fraternity is yet to come out of the shock that Prasanna Kumar, the 13-year-old son of Vivekh, passed away. A lot of condolences are pouring in on the bereaved family. Meanwhile, Prasanna’s cremation will take place this afternoon.
According to sources, the cremation procession will start from Vivekh’s house at Saligramam after 12 noon to Valasarawakkam burial ground. Many prominent personalities of Kollywood are expected to attend.
Prasanna passed away on Thursday afternoon due to brain fever at a private hospital in Vadapalani. There also reports that the boy had dengue fever and some other related complications as well.
Vivekh has requested the media to respect his privacy at this moment of grief. In a statement, the actor said that his son had been suffering ill health for a while and has been undergoing intensive treatment.
“Due to the unexpected demise of my son Prasanna Kumar, I am physically and mentally upset,” he said and requested the media not to speak to those who visit his house for paying homage to his son.