Popular Malayalam Actor and Mimicry Artist Kalabhavan Abhi Passed Away!
Abi, a Well Known Actor passed away in a hospital in Kochi on Thursday Morning(Kalabhavan Abhi Passed Away)
Abi was last seen in films like Mazhavil Koodaram, Kireedamillatha Rajakkanmar, Mimics Action 500, Aniyathipraavu and Rasikan took his last breath on November 30.
Abi passed away in Amrita Hospital in Kochi.
As per the report suggest, Abi was suffering from Dengue, Reports said the drastic fall in platelet counts was the reason for his death.
Abi is known for his ability to mimic the voice of Bollywood superstar Amitabh Bachchan. He has lent his voice to Malayalam version of commercials also.
Abi was brought to the hospital around 10.20 AM in the morning, Amrita hospital PRO said:
‘He was brought dead to the hospital at 10.20. The death happened 45 mins before that. He was battling cancer and had been under treatment of Dr Pavitran for the last five to six months,” the PRO said.
Kalabhavan Abhi Passed Away
49-year-old Abi has worked in more than 50 movies. According to reports, Abi had recently returned from a stage show in America.
According to hospital sources, Abi was undergoing treatment to reduce blood platelet count.
Abi aka Habeeb Ahamed was a famous mimicry artist and had become popular in Malayalam cinema in the 90s.
Watch Abi best Comedy Performance:
Sharing his memories of Abi, Dulquer Salmaan posted on Facebook:
“Can’t stop thinking about the countless times he’s made us laugh. A lot of my growing up had watching his shows on tv or even seeing him live on stage shows abroad with my father. His immense talent and endearing charm were timeless. And now Shane his son is one of our greatest breakout talents of Malayalam. Having done several films with him I got to see Abi ikka a lot of late. This is so sudden and so unexpected. My deepest condolences to the family. Our prayers and love for them always.”
“Today morning started with an utterly sad news of the passing away of one of the most talented artists of our state, Abi ikka. Am happy to have known him and be associated with him. After years of fan following starting from Asianet’s first ever comedy programme, ”Comicola”, to numerous stage shows and movies, today I’m deeply saddened by this news. May God rest his soul in peace. May his family get the strength to endure this loss,” said singer Renjini Jose on Facebook.
Abi’s friend, relatives and many other celebrities visited the hospital to pay last prayers and to share condolences.
Its a big loss to the Film Industry. May his Soul Rest In Peace.