Veteran Tamil director, SP Muthuraman has tested positive for Covid 19 Corona Virus and has been hospitalized on account of the same. According to a statement from the Medway Hospitals, Chennai (where he has been admitted), SP Muthuraman is suspected to have Covid pneumonia. He is currently said to be stable and the doctors are examining his health condition on a regular basis. The official statement from Medway Hospitals read, "Press Release: Mr S.P. Muthuraman, renowned film director in the Kollywood industry has been admitted to Medway Hospitals with symptoms and signs of Covid 19. He is suspected to have Covid Pneumonia. He is under the observation of the medical team at Medway Hospitals. He is stable at present. Issued by: Medway Hospitals Management".

The fans and well wishers of SP Muthuraman are praying for the speedy recovery of the legendary filmmaker and we hope he returns to normalcy very soon.

SP Muthuraman is a reputed filmmaker in Tamil cinema who has several blockbuster films to his credit. He is widely known for his frequent collaborations with Superstar Rajinikanth.

After making his directorial debut with the Tamil film, Kanimuthu Paappa, SP Muthuraman has directed films like Engamma Sapatham, Aan Pillai Singam, Thunive Thunai, Oor Oodhappu Kan Simittugiradhu, Mogam Muppadhu Varusham, Bhuvana Oru Kelvi Kuri, Aadu Puli Aattam, Priya, Aarilirinthu Arubathu Varai, Murattu Kaalai, Kudumbam Oru Kadambam, Pokkiri Raja, Engeyo Ketta Kural, Sakalakala Vallavan, Paayum Puli, Thoongadhey Thambi Thoongadhey, Nallavanukku Nallavan, Enakkul Oruvan, Uyarndha Ullam, Japanil Kalyanaraman, Mr Bharath, Velaikkaran, Per Sollum Pillai, Raja Chinno Roja, Athisaya Piravi, Ulagam Pirandhadhu Enakkaga, Dharmathin Thalaivan, Kaaval Geetham, Pandian, and Thottil Kuzhandhai.

SP Muthuraman has also won the Tamil Nadu State Film Award for Best Director for Aarilirunthu Arubathu Varai in 1979. Find below the official statement released by Medway Hospitals, on the health condition of director SP Muthuraman: