Malayalam Actress Kalpana passes away

Wednesday 03rd February 2016 05:35 EST

Popular Malayalam actress Kalpana passed away in Hyderabad, following a cardiac arrest at the age of 50, recently. She was given a state funeral as her body was earlier flown from Hyderabad and taken to her home where thousands of her admirers paid their last respects. Kalpana, who began her career as a child artiste in 1983, was a popular on and off-screen character, due to her jovial nature. She had acted in more than 300 films, including other South Indian languages and had won a National Award for Best Supporting Actress in 'Thanichalla Njan' in 2012.

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