Popular South comedian, director and producer Manobala died in Chennai today. He was 69. Sources close to him say he was suffering from pancreatic issues and was being treated. Manobala was known for his work in the Tamil film industry.
His death has prompted a flood of condolences on social media. Superstar Rajinikanth tweeted “I am saddened by the death of popular director, actor and my friend Manobala. My condolences to his family. May his soul rest in peace”.