Chennai, December 23, 2023: Tamil actor and comedian, Bonda Mani, breathed his last at the age of 60 in Chennai. The cause of death is reported to be kidney-related ailments.
Bonda Mani had been grappling with health problems for a significant period, and on Saturday night, he fainted at his residence in Pozhichalur. Rushed to the government hospital in Chrompet, doctors, unfortunately, declared him dead after examination.
Final Rites to Take Place in Chrompet
Film trade analyst Sreedhar Pillai confirmed the news on Sunday, stating that Bonda Mani’s body is currently at his residence in Pozhichalur for people to pay their respects. The final rites are scheduled for around 5 pm at a crematorium in Chrompet. He is survived by his wife Malathi, a son, and a daughter.
A Legacy of Laughter: Bonda Mani’s Cinematic Journey
Bonda Mani’s contribution to Tamil cinema spans almost three decades, with a remarkable presence in 270 films. Known for his comical roles, he was introduced in Bhagyaraj’s Pavunnu Pavunudhaan and continued to entertain audiences in various films, including Ponvilangu, Pongalo Pongal, Sundara Travels, Marudamalai, Winner, and Velayudham.