Tamil actor-cinematographer Shaman Mithru dies of Covid-19

Tamil actor-cinematographer Shaman Mithru breathed his last in Chennai early this morning due to COVID-19 complications. He was 43 and is survived by his wife and five-year-old son.

Trade analyst Ramesh Bala confirmed the sad news on Twitter. He wrote, "The lead actor of 2019 Tamil Movie #Thorati – Actor #ShamanMithru who also produced it, passed away due to Covid complications in Chennai early this morning..He used to work as a DOP also in several movies..He was 43.. Leaves behind his wife and a 5 year old daughter..RIP!(Sic)."

Shaman Mithru had made his acting debut with 2019 film Thorati and had previously worked on several projects as a Director of Photography. Tamil film fraternity have offered on the passing away of the talented actor.