Chiranjeevi Sarja dies at 39: Prithviraj to Khushbu, South celebs pay tribute

Chiranjeevi Sarja dies at 39: Prithviraj to Khushbu, South celebs pay tribute

Kannada actor Chiranjeevi Sarja suffered a massive heart attack and breathed his last on Sunday (June 7). He was 39. He was admitted to a private hospital in Jayanagar, Bengaluru, after complaining of breathing problem on Saturday.

Chiranjeevi Sarja's demise has come as a huge shock to his fans and celebrities in the film industry. Many celebrities down South took to social media to express their condolences.

Malayalam actor Prithviraj Sukumaran, who had known him for years, shared a picture of him and wrote, "Absolutely devastated to hear about the sudden demise of Chiranjeevi Sarja. I pray Meghna and the whole family finds strength to tide through this shock and sorrow (sic)."

Khusbu Sundar took to Twitter to pay her tribute, "Unbelievable! Terrible..Shellshocked to hear the demise of such a young Kannada actor #ChiranjeeviSarja Nephew of #ArjunSarja due to cardiac arrest at 39. He was so talented n doing so well..heart goes out to his young wife n his family. May you rest in peace (sic)."

Rashmika Mandanna mourned the death of the actor on Twitter and wrote, "This breaks my heart.. Like really.. This news breaks my heart. This is too early. Rest in peace @chirusarja .. I am out of words (sic)."