June 10, 2021

‘Ghilli’ actor Maran dies of COVID-19

The actor, best known for playing a key role in Vijay-starrer ‘Ghilli’, has reportedly died of the novel coronavirus

Tamil actor Maran, who was admitted in the Chengalpet Government Hospital, Chennai, after testing positive for COVID-19, has reportedly died this morning. Reports state that his mortal remains will be cremated by Greater Chennai Corporation.

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Best known for playing a supporting role in Vijay’s Ghilli, Maran has appeared in a number of films including Thalainagaram, Dishoom and Vettaikaran to mention a few.

Fans may also recall Maran’s role as a henchman in the comedic scenes of Thalainagaram, in which he shared screen with Vadivelu, who played Naai Sekar.