Tamil director-cinematographer KV Anand passed away on Friday in Chennai due to Covid-19 related complications. He was 54. Anand suffered a heart attack.
His last rites took place at Besant Nagar crematorium in Chennai.
Actor Allu Arjun, who is in quarantine after testing positive for Covid-19 wrote, “Just woke up to this sad news that Dir KV Anand garu is no more. Wonderful cameraman , brilliant director and very nice gentleman . Sir you will always be remember & missed . Condolences to the near , dear & family. Rest in Peace Sir”. Cinematographer-director Santosh Sivan posted on Twitter, “KV Anand RIP god bless.”
Music director Harris Jayaraj shared on Twitter, “unfortunate and extremely shock to hear this devastating News. RIP my friend KV Anand.” Music director D Imaan tweeted, “My deepest condolences to KV Anand Sir’s family. Rest In Peace sir.”