The famous Music director Ilayaraja's wife Jeeva passes away on yesterday night due to heavy heart attack. Her age is 60. Jeeva's body is going to her native Pannipuram and the formal activities will be held on tomorrow.
Mrs.Jeeva is beloved one to his family. She acts as bridge between Ilayaraja's music journey and family life. She is severly suffered by chest pain yesterday, the family members brought her to Appollo hospital Chennai. But the doctors told that she has died already.
Jeeva has 3 children Karthick raja, Bhava Dharini and Yuvan Shankar Raja. She is more affectioned with her last son Yuvan. Ilayaraja was at Hyderabad for music related works, he returned to Chennai when heard the sad news. Actor Kamal, Simbu, Director Bharathi raja, Kasturi Raja, Vaira muthu, vaali, Parthiban, Kusbhu and others went to T.Nagar home for condolence.