Bengaluru, July 26: Veteran actress Abhinaya Sharade Jayanthi died at her residence in Bengaluru on Monday. She was 76. She died due to age related ailments.
The actress-turned-politician was fondly called Abhinaya Sharadhe. She was a prominent name in the Kannada film industry from 1960 to late ’80s and featured in over 500 films in languages like Kannada, Telugu, Tamil, Malayalam, Hindi and Marathi.
She won six State awards for performance in various films.
Fans, celebrities and politicians started mourning the death of Abhinaya Sharade Jayanthi as soon as the news reached them.