Kochi: Actor Rizabawa passed away here on Monday. He was 55. He was undergoing treatment at a private hospital in Kochi.
Rizabawa has acted in over 100 movies. He debuted in Malayalam film industry through the movie 'Vishupakshi'. However, it was not released. Later, he acted opposite to leading actress Parvathi in the movie 'Dr Pasupahi' in 1990. He rose to fame after the Siddique-Lal movie 'In Harihar Nagar'.
Apart from movies, Rizabawa was also active in television serials and dubbing field. He was part of over 150 movies and played both character roles and negative roles. He was also active in dramas too.