Singer Balabhaskar’s 2-year-old daughter dies in a car accident, wife critical


In a horrific road accident, music composer and violinist Balabhaskar’s two-year-old daughter passed away and his wife Lakshmi’s condition is said to be critical. The family met with an accident near Thiruvananthapuram on Tuesday. The accident happened at Pallipuram.

Balabhaskar and his wife Lakshmi’s condition is serious but their 2-year-old daughter, Thejaswi Baladied in the accident. Their driver Arjun was also injured in the accident and is undergoing treatment.

It is being reported that after visiting a temple in Thrissur, the family was traveling back. The Mangalapuram police told The News Minute, “We assume that the driver dozed off, which caused the accident. The family was returning from Thrissur after visiting a temple.”

On Tuesday morning, the car hit a tree. A highway patrol unit witnessed the accident rushed the family to the nearest hospital.

Balabhaskar started doing stage shows at the age of 12. He is known for making fusion music famous in south India. He became the youngest music director in Malayalam films after composing music for ‘Mangalya Pallak’ when he was only 17.