After initially being admitted to the hospital on October 5 with tiredness and weak point, he was transferred to intensive care on Saturday, a spokesman for the personal facility the place he was handled informed Muricas Information.
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 informed Muricas Information he died of kidney-related points and sepsis.
Native media reported Venu had recovered from Covid-19 earlier this 12 months.
Venu made his debut within the 1978 Malayalam movie “Thampu” (“The Circus Tent”) and received his first Filmfare Award for Finest Malayalam Actor for his position within the 1981 movie “Vida Parayum Munpe.”
Venu continued to behave till shortly earlier than his loss of life, and was seen within the movies “Yuvam” and “Aanum Pennum” earlier this 12 months.
He additionally had various upcoming releases, together with “Marakkar: Lion of the Arabian Sea” and “Aarattu.”