Legendary singer SP Balasubrahmanyam’s funeral held with full state honours at his farmhouse in Thamaraipakkam village of Thiruvallur district. Hundreds of people gathered to have a last glimpse of the singer and bid farewell, when his body was kept for the general public to pay their respects.
The funeral began at 11am. Celebs like actor Thalapathy Vijay, director Bharathiraja and singer Mano attended the funeral and expressed condolences to SPB’s son, S B Charan.
SP Balasubramaniam was admitted to MGM Healthcare hospital, Chennai on 5 August after being COVID positive. Even after tested negative after a few weeks, his condition deteriorated and he remained on the ventilator. But he passed away due to lung failure at 1.04 pm on September 25.
Manycelebrities including Kamal Haasan, Rajinikanth, Ilaiyaraaja and AR Rahman paid tributes on social media after the death of SPB.