Sri MGR Year 95, 8th October, Monday
MGR’s favourite director P.Neelakandan’s Assistant Director and the Director of MGR super hit movie Ithayakani, Director A.Jagannathan passed away yesterday in his home town Tirupur.
Mr.Jagannathan native of Tirupur completed his schooling in Tirupur and took up Tamil Literature and studied in Coimbatore Arts College. He joined with Director P.Neelakandan and he was the Assistant Director for many MGR’s movies he even worked as Assistant Director in MGR’s colour movie Padakotti.
Later MGR gave him a chance in Sathya Movies Ithayakani which turned into a Super Hit movie of 1975.
He breathed his last yesterday and he is survived by one son and two daughters. MGR Devotee Tirupur Ravichandran went and paid his respects and consoled Muthu Arunkumar, A.Jagannathan’s son. The above image was forwarded by Tirupur Ravichandran.
We srimgr.com team prays for his soul to rest in peace.