Veteran actor and comedian Pandu died of Covid-19 on May 6 morning at a private hospital in Chennai. He was 74. After his Covid-19 diagnosis, he was admitted to a hospital for further treatment. But, he succumbed to the illness. Pandu was known for playing comedy roles in Tamil films. Pandu’s demise has left Kollywood in shock. He is survived by his wife Kumudha and sons, Prabhu, Panchu and Pintu.