Kozhikode: Senior theatre and serial artiste Sathya Rajan (66) alias PP Sathyavathi passed away here on Saturday. She was active in amateur and professional drama for more than five decades.
The actress who was suffering from brain tumour had undergone surgery recently. According to reports, she was in coma for more than a month after the surgery.
Sathya Rajan, a native of Vengara, had shared screen space with veteran Malayalam film actors Kuthiravattom Pappu, Nellikode Bhaskaran, Mamukoya, T Sudhakaran, Rajan Padoor and KPAC Sulochana in many plays. She had acted in over 5000 plays and worked in over 10 theatre groups.
She is survived by her husband VP Rajan and daughter Divya.
Her last rites will be performed at Mavoor road crematorium on Sunday at 10 am.