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Veteran theatre person Paramashivan of Gubbi Company no more

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Bengaluru: Veteran theatre person Paramashivan passed away due to severe heart attack on Thursday. 

Paramashivan who was associated with Gubbi Company of the doyen of theatre Gubbi Veeranna was known for the thousands of theatre songs that was on his lips.

He was a multifaceted personality, who was an actor, singer, haromnium artiste and what not.

In recognition of his contribution to the theatre, government had conferred various awards like Natak Academy award, Gubbi Veeranna Award to name a few.

Such was his passion for theatre that, even at the sun down age he was visiting theatre festivals, especially at Rangayana in Mysuru.

During one such visit, he played harmonium for a theatre song to the applause of the gathering.

– Team Mysoorunews

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