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State Honours for SPB

September 26, 2020 | 21:13 IST | CineBuzz |

SPB, the legendary singer was laid to rest today, and the whole
nation is currently in mourning. The singer had passed away
yesterday after being hospitalised for the Covid 19 virus on
August 5th. The final rites for the singer was done today in his
farmhouse in Thamaraipakkam by his son, SPB Charan.

The last rites of the singer was attended by family and fans ,
who gathered in large numbers for a final glimpse of the
eminent singer. One among them was Actor Vijay, who was
seen paying his last respects to the singer. Apart from singing
for the actor,SPB and Vijay had acted together in the movie
Priyamanavale ,in the year 2000. Celebrities like Bharathiraja,
who was a great friend to SPB and singer Mano ,were also
seen paying their respects.

SPB was accorded State honour by the Tamil Nadu
government. He was laid to rest ,amidst the sound of a 24 gun
salute by police personnel.