The Tamil Nadu Government has honored late legendary actor Sivaji Ganesan by officially announcing that his birthday, October 1, will be observed as a Government function.
Thanking the Tamil Nadu Government, South Indian Artistes Association has sent an official statement. “We at Nadigar Sangam thank Tamil Nadu Government for honoring Sivaji Ganesan who has been celebrated by Tamils across the world”, said Nadigar Sangam in its official statement.
Sivaji Ganesan’s younger son actor Prabhu has also thanked the Tamil Nadu Government for this rare honor. “Tamil people always wanted to celebrate my dad Sivaji Ganesan’s birth anniversary as an official function, happy that Tamil Nadu Government has obliged and made it official”, said Prabhu.