After to begin with being admitted to the health center on October 5 with tiredness and weak point, he used to be transferred to in depth care on Saturday, a spokesman for the non-public facility the place he used to be handled advised CNN.
Liaison officer Praveen Jojo of KIMSHealth in Thiruvananthapuram, within the southern state of Kerala, stated Venu had died within the early afternoon.
The physician treating Venu advised CNN he died of kidney-related problems and sepsis.
Native media reported Venu had recovered from Covid-19 previous this 12 months.
Venu made his debut within the 1978 Malayalam movie “Thampu” (“The Circus Tent”) and received his first Filmfare Award for Perfect Malayalam Actor for his position within the 1981 movie “Vida Parayum Munpe.”
Venu persevered to behave till in a while earlier than his loss of life, and used to be noticed within the movies “Yuvam” and “Aanum Pennum” previous this 12 months.
He additionally had numerous upcoming releases, together with “Marakkar: Lion of the Arabian Sea” and “Aarattu.”