Veteran Singer Vani Jayaram passes away

2023 is turning out to be a dark year for the Telugu film industry. In just a month, we have lost legends like Jamuna and K. Vishwanath. Today, Tollywood lost yet another legend. Popular singer Vani Jayaram breathed her last earlier today in Chennai.

According to the reports, Vani Jayaram died at her home after suffering from a head injury. She was 78. More details about her death are yet to be announced.

This National Award-winning singer worked in various languages like Telugu, Tamil, Hindi, Malayalam, Kannada, Marathi, Urdu, Bengali, Bhojpuri, Tulu and Oriya. In a career spanning over five decades, Vani Jayaram recorded more than 10,000 songs.

She was the recipient of three Filmfare Awards, three National Awards and various state awards in Tamil Nadu, Orissa, Gujarat and Andhra Pradesh. The government of India recently announced the third highest civilian award in the country, Padma Bhushan, to Vani Jayaram.

The film and the musical world of India are mourning the death of Vani Jayaram and praying for her soul to rest in peace. You will be missed, ma’am!