National-award winning actor ‘Sanchari’ Vijay, 38, passed away late on Monday night at a private hospital in Bengaluru.
His family donated his heart, kidney, and other organs after he was declared brain dead earlier in the day. The actor, who had met with a motor accident, suffered a grievous head injury and did not respond to treatment at Apollo Hospital.
The last rites of the actor, best known for his award-winning role in the film ‘ Naanu Avanalla Avalu ‘, would be conducted at his at his birthplace Panchanahalli in Kadur taluk on Tuesday. Prior to that, his mortal remains will be kept at Ravindra Kalakshetra between 8 a.m. and 10 a.m.