Bhavatharini, Daughter of Musician Ilayaraja, Passes Away

John Pinto | 25 January 2024

Playback singer Bhavatharini Raja, daughter of music maestro Ilayaraja, has passed away in Sri Lanka at 47. She was receiving treatment during Ilayaraja's concert tour in Sri Lanka. Bhavatharini made her debut in 1995 and won Best Playback Singer for "Mayil pola ponnu onnu" in the film Bharathi, both composed by Ilayaraja.