Legendary singer SP Balasubrahmanyam's last rites were performed today in the traditional Hindu process. His close family members were present at the funeral which was held in Taamaraipaakam farmhouse located on the outskirts of Chennai.
SPB left this earth leaving all his family members completely in tears. A lot of celebrities paid their respects to the legendary singer for one last time. The funeral started at 10:30 AM in the morning. Despite advising not to come during the Corona time, a lot of people came to see him for one last time. Tamil Nadu CM Palaniswamy and Andhra Pradesh's minister Anil Kumar Yadav who is a representative of SPB's own district were present at the event.
A lot of people came to the funeral but only a few were allowed inside. Amidst tears and sadness of his closed ones, the last rites of SPB were completed. He was declared dead on Friday afternoon at 1:04 PM. He was admitted in the hospital from the past 51 days as he tested positive for Coronavirus. Indian President Ram Nath Kovind, vice-president Venkaiyya Naidu, PM Narendra Modi, AP CM Jagan, Telangana CM Jagan and other political leader expressed their condolences.