New Delhi: Popular Kannada actor Chiranjeevi Sarja‘s sudden demise on June 7, 2020, at a private hospital in Bengaluru due to cardiac arrest has left his fans and family in a state of shock. His last rites were performed on Monday at his farmhouse in Kanakpura. He was 39.
Chiranjeevi is the grandson of renowned Kananda actor Shakti Prasad and nephew of actor Arjun Sarja. He married actress Meghana Raj two years back in 2018. His brother Dhruva Sarja is also a famous actor.
Several prominent faces from south movie industry came to pay their last respects during Chiranjeevi’s final journey. Kiccha Sudeep, Yash, Shiva Rajkumar amongst various others were seen bidding him a tearful goodbye. Wife and actress Meghana Raj was inconsolable and broke down during the final journey of husband Chiranjeevi Sarja.
Most of the south stars took to social media to express grief and mourn Chiranjeevi Sarja‘s demise with heartfelt posts.
Here are a few pictures which flooded the internet and fans paid their condolences online:
Paid my last respect to #ChiranjeeviSarja and condoled Arjun Sarja, Sundar Raj, wife Meghana Raj & brother Dhruva Sarja. Strength to the whole family members & film fraternity. My prayers and thoughts to his whole family members during this time of grief. pic.twitter.com/QnpkOixea8
— DK Shivakumar (@DKShivakumar) June 8, 2020
Shivanna and Yash Pay Homage to Chiranjeevi Sarja. pic.twitter.com/sJ1Anodtzb
— Blue Chip (@Photos4uIndia) June 8, 2020
Political leaders too expressed grief over this sudden demise. Chief Minister B S Yediyurappa, senior Congress leader Siddaramaiah and DK Shivakumar also mourned Chiranjeevi’s sudden shocking demise at a young age and hailed him for his incredible talent.
Chiranjeevi Sarja had an illustrious movie career of 11 long years in which he acted in over 22 movies.
May his soul rest in eternal peace!