Popular Kollywood comedian Vivek’s 13-year-old son Prasanna Kumar died yesterday evening at a private hospital in Chennai. As per the reports Prasanna Kumar was affected by dengue and also was suffering from brain fever. He was admitted to SRM Institutes for Medical Science at Vadapalani, Chennai and was under treatment nearly more than a month.
Unfortunately, Prasanna Kumar did not respond to the treatment and breathed his last at around 4.25 pm in the hospital. He is survived by father Vivek, mother Arulselvi and sisters Amritha Nandini and Tejaswini.
The final rites of Prasanna Kumar will be performed at Vivek’s native place Tirunelveli on 30 October, at 3.30 pm.
Several stars from the industry have already expressed their condolences to Vivek’s family.
“Heartbreaking..my good friend @Actor_Vivek tragically lost his 14yr old son to an illness. .may vivekji n the family find strength.
#PrasannaVivek was a very good keyboard player..his interest was in music..snatched away 2 soon..#RIP Prasanna..u will stay in r hearts 4evr
Nothing can evr compensate the loss of a child 2 the parents..no words will ever be soothing enough 2 take away the pain..the vacuum remains”, Kushboo Tweeted
“Shocked to hear about the sudden death of @Actor_Vivek s son #Prasanna strength to the family nd friends #RIP”, Arya Tweeted