Kochi : Film actor Kollam Ajith passed away on today early morning. He was 56. He was under the treatment for stomach disease in a private hospital in kochi. The demise came to 3.40 am. The body will be taken to his native place in the morning and kept for homage at his residence. The funeral will take place today at 6 pm.
Ajith became a star despite having no prior connection with the industry. He entered the field as an assistant director and later became an actor. He was noted for villain roles in career, his first film was ‘Parannu Parannu Parannu’ which was released in 1983 directed by Padmarajan. He has acted in more than 500 films in Malayalam ,Telugu, Tamil and Hindi and also in several television soap operas. He has also directed two movies.