Malayalam director-screenwriter Naranipuzha Shanavas, who was admitted to the intensive care unit of KG Hospital final week after he went into cardiogenic shock on the units of his upcoming movie Gandhirajan, is in critical condition and at the moment on ventilator assist.
Sufiyum Sujatayum producer Vijay Babu took to Facebook to refute rumours about Naranipuzha Shanavas’ demise. He posted, “Shanavas is still on ventilator support. His heart is still beating. Request all to pls pray for him. We are still hoping for a miracle. Shall update accordingly. Pls do not post wrong information.”
Naranipuzha Shanavas made his directorial debut in 2015 with Karie. His second directorial Sufiyum Sujatayum, starring Aditi Rao Hydari, Jayasurya and Dev Mohan, launched on Amazon Prime Video in July this yr.