Kozhikode: Actor Kalinga Sasi passed away on Tuesday morning at a private hospital in Kozhikode. He was 59.
Sasi was undergoing treatment for liver ailment over a long time.
Kalinga Sasi made entry into films through theatre and has starred in over 500 plays and 60 movies. He made his debut in film in Paleri Manikyam: Oru Pathirakolapathakathinte Katha. He went to star in movies like Pokkiri Raja, Pranchiyettan & the Saint, Gaddaama, Adaminte Makan Abu and Amen among more.
He is survived by wife Prabhavathi.