Jul 23, 2013

ACTRESS ,MANJULA DIES


BY N.THYAGARAJAN

Renowned film actress, Manjula, who was introduced to film world by Dr M.G.Ramachandaran through the film Rickshawkaran, died in Chennai on Tuesday early morning in a hospital.

The actress who had acted with other leading film heroes like Sivaji Ganesan, Siva Kumar and her husband Vijayakumar fell from her bed accidentally on Monday night. She suffered injuries, but it was reported that she lost blood. She was rushed to a private hospital but died on Tuesday early morning.

Manjual hails from Karnataka, and on seeing her in a shooting spot, MGR offered her a role to act with him in the film Rickshawkaran. The film was a box-office hit and since then the actress was offered roles to act with various leading heroes.

Manjula had acted with Sivaji in Dr Siva which was also a box-office hit. She fell in love with actor Vijayakumar and with the permission of his first wife the actor had married him.