Actor Siddharth’s upcoming film, Aruvam, a horror action venture has been directed by newcomer Sai Sekhar making his directorial debut. The film also features actress Catherine Tresa as the female lead and also includes Kabir Duhan Singh as the antagonist with Sathish and Kaali Venkat in vital supporting roles. That said, director Sai Sekhar has taken to his Facebook page to share the sad news of the demise of his father last night (July 11) at around 11:30PM due to a heart attack and also informed that the last rites will be taking place today (July 12) evening at 4PM at Kolappakkam.

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Sai Sekhar’s father’s death must come as a major shock considering Aruvam is gearing up for its release soon, especially after the film’s teaser went on to receive a good response from fans. Team Galatta expresses its deepest condolences to director Sai Sekhar, his family and friends at this hour of grief. May his father rest in peace.

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